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Latitude: 50.9033 / 50°54'11"N
Longitude: -3.4838 / 3°29'1"W
OS Eastings: 295763
OS Northings: 112581
OS Grid: SS957125
Mapcode National: GBR LJ.RF7R
Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.8M7
Entry Name: 45, Gold Street
Listing Date: 14 December 1972
Last Amended: 10 April 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384839
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485298
Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
Civil Parish: Tiverton
Built-Up Area: Tiverton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Tiverton St George
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS9512 GOLD STREET, Tiverton
848-1/6/200 (South side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.45 AND 45A)
House, now restaurant with accommodation above near to River
Lowman. Mainly C18 but some suspected C17 build. Red brick
natural slate roof; cast-iron rainwater goods.
PLAN: room either side of entrance and 1 room and stair cell
deep. Staircase behind left-hand room. Rear lateral chimney
stack and diagonal stack to right. Rear left single-storey
wing at right angles to main range is built of early brick;
possibly kitchen to original range. 2 principal first floor
rooms with closets off.
EXTERIOR: front elevation brickwork painted. 2 storeys high
plus attic and 5 bay front. Half-hipped roof to right.
Rusticated stucco quoins. Street front has ground floor at
lower pavement level. Central entrance with pilastered
doorcase and wide fascia. 8-pane door with 2 panes at top
being glazed. Early C20 (post 1912) shop front to left of door
with small pane shop window; niche cornice over top. To right
are two 8-pane plus margin panes, hornless sash windows.
Keystones in flat segmental headed arches above. First floor
has four 8-pane plus margin pane hornless sash windows.
Blocked out window over front door. 2 raking dormer windows
with 2 leaf casements, each leaf having 2 panes.
Gold Street elevation has recessed bay to right holding a door
to left and passageway entrance leading to Sharland's Court to
right. 4-pane plus margin pane hornless sash window above in
roundheaded brick arch with no keystone. This belongs to No.45
which has a flying freehold over passageway.
Left return elevation facing the river is 3 storeys and 3
windows wide. Roof is hipped and gable ended. 2 18-pane C17
hornless sash windows remain and single top window in gable is
segmental headed arch with brick keystone and ends. This and 4
others are 8-pane plus margin panes, hornless sash windows.
INTERIOR: rich in early C18 features including 2 and 6 panel
doors with fielded panels. Ground-floor left room has early
C18 plaster cornice and decorated plaster ceiling with oval.
Original dogleg staircase remains including separate flight to
attic. Turned balusters, flat-hand rail for main stair, with
attic flight having splat balustrade. Plaster oval with
central leaf motif over stairwell.
Plaster cornice to first-floor left room which has original
fluted chimney piece and new mantle shelf. Blocked doorway
leading to No.43 at first-floor level. One original
chimneypiece in attic includes an early C18 cast-iron grate.
Listing NGR: SS9576312581
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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