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Latitude: 50.3977 / 50°23'51"N
Longitude: -3.5126 / 3°30'45"W
OS Eastings: 292587
OS Northings: 56406
OS Grid: SX925564
Mapcode National: GBR QX.7H3F
Mapcode Global: FRA 37JZ.WYF
Entry Name: The Old Custom House
Listing Date: 10 January 1975
Last Amended: 18 October 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195106
English Heritage Legacy ID: 383699
Location: Brixham, Torbay, TQ5
Civil Parish: Brixham
Built-Up Area: Brixham
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Brixham All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9256SE OVERGANG, Lower Brixham
1946-1/11/144 (South West side)
The Old Custom House
(Formerly Listed as:
OVERGANG, Lower Brixham
Custom House. Group of
houses..overlooking NW end of
Former custom house, now shop. Probably early C19. Solid
rendered walls, except for upper storey of left side wall
(overlooking harbour), which is of jettied, slate-hung
timber-framing. Slated roof. Rendered brick chimney on right
side wall. 2 storeys. One-window gable-end front to Overgang.
House-door to left with bracketed moulded cornice. Wide plank
door to right. Sash window (6 over 6 panes) in upper storey;
broad sill-band, breaking forward below the window. Front
carried up to form a parapet with moulded coping in form of an
open triangular pediment. Left side wall has one window in
ground storey and 3 above; right-hand of latter has plain
wooden sashes, the other 2 fixed late C20 wooden sashes. Right
side wall has 2 windows in upper storey: C20 metal casement to
left, 4-paned fixed wood-framed window to right. The building
fronts Overgang, where it forms a group with Nos 11-14 (qv).
1975 list description says it formerly had the Royal Arms over
the front door.
Listing NGR: SX9258756406
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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