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Tireh

A Grade II Listed Building in Chudleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6047 / 50°36'17"N

Longitude: -3.6013 / 3°36'4"W

OS Eastings: 286777

OS Northings: 79559

OS Grid: SX867795

Mapcode National: GBR QR.1BDM

Mapcode Global: FRA 37BG.QSX

Entry Name: Tireh

Listing Date: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334264

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85311

Location: Chudleigh, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Chudleigh

Built-Up Area: Chudleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chudleigh St Martin and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHUDLEIGH FORE STREET (west side), Chudleigh
SX 8679
6/55 Tireh
-
II

House, formerly schoolmaster's house. Circa 1860. Local grey limestone with
freestone dressings; bitumen - painted slate roof, gabled at ends with crested ridge
tiles; 3 stone stacks with stone shafts, principal stack lateral with set-offs.
L plan Tudor-style house with a front door in the angle between the blocks.
2 storeys. 1 + 1 window front with regular fenestration of stone mullioned windows,
the left hand end projecting and gabled to the front, the right hand block with a
gabled dormer. Tudor arched front door with elaborate strap hinges below slated
porch canopy in angle between the 2 blocks, the canopy carried on decorated timber
brackets springing from stone corbels. 3-light transomed stone ground floor windows
with relieving arches. Similar 2-light first floor window left; first floor window
right 2-light with a central mullion and transom in the glazing.
The elevation facing the school also has an attractive asymmetrical profile and stone
windows: a gabled dormer to the left, the projecting stone stack with set-offs and a
tall shaft and a 1-light stone window, ground floor right. A grey limestone yard
wall at right angles to this elevation has a Tudor arched doorway.
A very complete example externally of a small Tudor style C19 house.
Interior not inspected but original features may survive.


Listing NGR: SX8677779559

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

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