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19, Foss Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3523 / 50°21'8"N

Longitude: -3.58 / 3°34'48"W

OS Eastings: 287690

OS Northings: 51456

OS Grid: SX876514

Mapcode National: GBR QS.R9VW

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.F42

Entry Name: 19, Foss Street

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197528

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387262

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


DARTMOUTH

SX874510 FOSS STREET
673-1/8/142 (West side)
23/10/72 No.19

GV II

Shop with house above. Late C18/early C19, some C20
alterations. Mixed construction; stone rubble party wall and
plastered timber-framing; centre axial and left end stacks
with brick chimneyshafts and some old pots; slate roof.
PLAN: 2 rooms wide and 2 rooms deep.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 2-window first-floor range. Plaster is
lightly blocked out as ashlar. Ground floor has doorway to
left, now containing C20 top-glazed door, and altered late C19
timber 2-bay shop front with, at right end, canted corner shop
doorway which contains bottom-panelled glazed door between
flanking pilasters. 2-window front above of horned 4-pane
sashes, larger on first floor. Plat bands at first- and
second-floor levels. Plain eaves to roof, which is hipped to
right and gable-ended to left. Right end wall towards
Broadstone has similar 2-window front but rear contains C20
casements.
INTERIOR: Not inspected.
HISTORY: Foss Street represents the line of a medieval dam
which included a tidal mill. The mill pond was filled in and
developed around 1820-30, although houses had been built along
the Foss from the C17 onwards.


Listing NGR: SX8769051456

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