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Latitude: 50.3514 / 50°21'4"N
Longitude: -3.5785 / 3°34'42"W
OS Eastings: 287797
OS Northings: 51353
OS Grid: SX877513
Mapcode National: GBR QS.RB8K
Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.MQ1
Entry Name: 8, the Quay
Listing Date: 23 February 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197586
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387365
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
SX874510 THE QUAY
673-1/8/256 (West side)
Shop and house. c1900, on late C16 property. Painted brick
with stone or stucco dressings; stack in left party wall has
rendered brick chimneyshaft with pots; probably slate roof
hidden behind parapet.
PLAN: Narrow building, end onto the street.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys. Ground floor has timber shop front.
Central recessed doorway (secondary doorway in right side).
Inner corners with slender turned mullions with moulded caps
and decorative outer corner brackets. Plain fascia. Shop front
and first floor slightly recessed behind flat flanking
pilasters. Ionic capitals at first-floor level over
diminishing blocked pilasters. On top, pairs of shaped
brackets support panelled pedestals for obelisk finials;
similar above at second-floor level with moulded cornice
between, over full-width, full-height window with pattern of
large curving glazing bars around central broad curving bay
window containing folding casements windows. Brick front
above. Second-floor shallow bay contains a tripartite sash
under a moulded timber cornice; central 12/1-pane sash and
flanking 6/1-pane sashes, all the lower sashes under
segmental-arch heads. Similar pair of 9/1-pane sashes to third
floor. Plain parapet with crest of ornamental cast-ironwork.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but likely to be of interest.
Listing NGR: SX8779451352
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