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Latitude: 50.3478 / 50°20'51"N
Longitude: -3.5779 / 3°34'40"W
OS Eastings: 287826
OS Northings: 50952
OS Grid: SX878509
Mapcode National: GBR QS.RJD1
Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.V71
Entry Name: Fairholme, Including Water Conduit
Listing Date: 23 October 1972
Last Amended: 23 February 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197578
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387347
Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6
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
673-1/6/234 (West side)
Fairholme, including water conduit
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
Conduit in wall of No.6)
House. Probably mid C19. Mixed construction; stone rubble,
front has stucco at ground level, and slate-hung
timber-framing above; end stacks have brick chimneyshafts with
old pots; slate roof.
PLAN: Double-depth, 2 rooms wide.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 2-window range. Ground-floor level has
front door at right end; 4-panel door with plain overlight and
side light with glazing bars. To left of it, more or less in
the centre, paired 4-pane sashes with horizontal glazing bars.
Left end taken up by water conduit (see below). Moulded timber
cornice at first-floor level and front above is slate-hung
including 2 bands of scallop-shaped slates. 2 flat-roofed
canted bays rise through first and second floors and contain
front horned 4-pane sashes to first floor and replacement
sashes without glazing bars to second floor, moulded timber
cornices above the windows. Deep eaves with plastered soffit
and moulded timber cornice. Gable-ended roof.
INTERIOR: Not inspected, but C19 joinery and other detail is
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Water conduit in round-headed alcove to
ground-floor left with water pipe protruding from back.
Projecting flat surround. Stone plaque in wall above has
concave top corners, an incised reeded frame and is inscribed
with the initials "FS" (presumably Feoffees of South Town) the
dates 1511, p1792 (sic.) and, at the bottom in small numbers,
1899. The 2 later dates possibly relate to rebuilding phases
of this house.
Listing NGR: SX8782650952
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