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Premises Occupied by Trumps Stores

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6792 / 50°40'45"N

Longitude: -3.2375 / 3°14'14"W

OS Eastings: 312662

OS Northings: 87349

OS Grid: SY126873

Mapcode National: GBR P8.XTK8

Mapcode Global: FRA 4738.VZ7

Entry Name: Premises Occupied by Trumps Stores

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87349

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

FORE STREET
1.
1633
(West Side)
Premises occupied
by "Trumps Stores"
SY 1287 1/249
II GV
2.
Mid C19 refronting of slightly earlier building. 3 storeys stucco faced
with rusticated quoins. Low pitch hipped slate roof with paired brackets
to wide eaves. 4 windows to upper-floors, recessed broad framed sashes,
no glazing bars, in stucco surrounds, shouldered on 2nd floor with key-
stones. The 1st floor windows have cornices on foliate brackets. Cast
iron flower guards. Block sills on consoles. Ground floor has original
shop front: 4 camber headed windows each flanked by pilasters with panels
separating them. Panelled risers and sloping glass panel below each window
with gold ornamental lettering. Central entrance with showcases splayed
in to recessed door. This is glazed and divided into 4 panes with oval
centre pane, 2 panels at bottom. To the left of shop front is a side
door of 3 tall vertical panels and lower rectangular one, rectangular
fanlight. A projecting moulded cornice runs over the whole front, broken
by ornamental brackets with dentil caps. The interior retains some of
the original shop fittings. Mahogany shelves withminiature turned balus-
trades and cartouche centre pieces. Heavy Ionic iron columns support
ceiling.

The Premises occupied by "French's", "Fields"(Mans Shop), "Boots" and
"Trump Stores" form a group.


Listing NGR: SY1266287349

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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