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Church Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Torrington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9523 / 50°57'8"N

Longitude: -4.1436 / 4°8'37"W

OS Eastings: 249527

OS Northings: 119171

OS Grid: SS495191

Mapcode National: GBR KM.N83Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 266L.HJT

Entry Name: Church Gate

Listing Date: 3 April 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90464

Location: Great Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Great Torrington

Built-Up Area: Great Torrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Great Torrington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

1735 (West Side)
No 1.
Church Gate.
SS 4919 1/23

C18 and mid C19 building with return face "Church Gate" forming part of
range on to churchyard. (The old Sexton's Cottage adjoining west is
listed as a separate item with outbuildings further west in same range).
High Street front is 3 storey 4 windows; upper storeys oversail slightly
and are probably timber-framed. Modern roughcast. Georgian flush-frame
sash windows with glazing bars removed. Long shop front with altered
glazing bars, has dentil cornice. Scroll signboard above. The portion
west "Church Gate" with front to churchyard, mid C19. 2 storey 3 windows
stucco, colourwashed, wood coupled bracket eaves cornice. Sash windows,
one splayed bay. Round-headed doorway with steeply pitched pedimented
hood on enriched consoles.

All the listed buildings in High Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SS4952719171

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

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