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4, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Crediton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7903 / 50°47'24"N

Longitude: -3.6575 / 3°39'26"W

OS Eastings: 283267

OS Northings: 100274

OS Grid: SS832002

Mapcode National: GBR L8.ZK8J

Mapcode Global: FRA 3770.0YG

Entry Name: 4, High Street

Listing Date: 11 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197096

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386999

Location: Crediton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Crediton

Built-Up Area: Crediton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Crediton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


672-1/5/49 (South side)
11/10/72 No.4


Shop with accommodation over and to rear. Early C19, parts of
the rear wing possibly earlier, late C19 alterations. Painted
Flemish bond brick; slate roof; stack with handmade brick
Plan: L-plan, shop in the main block with a cartway to the
right leading into a narrow court (Fountain Court).
Exterior: 3 storeys. Asymetrical 2-bay front. Deep eaves with
paired moulded eaves brackets. Symmetrical late C19/early C20
projecting shop front the windows canted inwards with steps up
to the central door which has a single panel at the bottom
below a large plate glass pane; plain glazed overlight. Single
pane large plate glass shop windows, the upper corners curved.
Fascia angled outwards with a moulded cornice. The cartway to
Fountain Court has timber spandrels on small brackets. First
floor window right is an early C19 12-pane sash. The left hand
window has been replaced with a tall late C19 canted bay
window with a moulded cornice. The window is transomed with
3-pane casements below and geometrical glazing bars above with
some stained glass. 2 first floor 3 over 6-pane sashes.
Through the cartway and facing Fountains Court (which retains
some pitched stone paving) an early C19 pilastered doorcase
with an entablature and panelled reveals, C20 glazed door. The
gabled rear wing includes several blocked windows, some with
timber lintels and may be earlier than main block.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS8326700274

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