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Latitude: 50.7885 / 50°47'18"N
Longitude: -3.652 / 3°39'7"W
OS Eastings: 283649
OS Northings: 100070
OS Grid: SS836000
Mapcode National: GBR L9.ZLN3
Mapcode Global: FRA 3770.91Q
Entry Name: Dean Thatch
Listing Date: 11 October 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197130
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386976
Location: Crediton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
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
SS834000 DEAN STREET
672-1/6/26 (East side)
House. Probably early C18 or earlier. Roughcast,probably cob;
thatched roof with a plain ridge, gabled at right end; end
stacks with brick shafts.
Plan: single-depth plan, 2 rooms wide, with central entrance.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical north front, 5 windows wide
(one window blocked). Probably early C20, approximately
central half-glazed front door. One ground floor window to the
left, 2 to the right, all C20 2-light timber casements with
glazing bars. Similar casements to the first floor of
different sizes; blocked window to left of front door on first
floor. The right return, facing the street has one first floor
probably C19 2-light casement, 6 panes per light.
Interior: Plain. Roof of A-frame trusses, pegged at the apex
of the principal rafters. Collars at attic floor level appear
to be replacements with metal fixings.
One of a handful of thatched houses remaining in the town.
Dean Street contains the earliest buildings in Crediton and
this house makes an important contribution to the mixed
Listing NGR: SS8364900070
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