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Latitude: 50.5139 / 50°30'50"N
Longitude: -3.7547 / 3°45'17"W
OS Eastings: 275685
OS Northings: 69706
OS Grid: SX756697
Mapcode National: GBR QJ.214N
Mapcode Global: FRA 370P.YWH
Entry Name: Warehouse at Sx 7568 6970 warehouse at Sx 7568 6970 (Former Railway Goods Shed)
Listing Date: 22 September 1972
Last Amended: 1 September 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1200969
English Heritage Legacy ID: 376003
Location: Ashburton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Ashburton
Built-Up Area: Ashburton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Ashburton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX7569 CHULEY ROAD
849-1/10/22 (West side (off))
22/09/72 Warehouse at SX 7568 6970 (former
railway goods shed)
(Formerly Listed as:
ST LAWRENCE LANE
Goods shed of Dart Valley Railway to
Former railway goods shed, now warehouse. Probably about 1872
with minor mid C20 addition. Stone rubble with red-brick
arches. Slated roof. Stone chimney with red-brick dressings on
SW corner. Single-storeyed building with large, opposing
round-arched wagon entrances in N and S gable walls; that to N
with sliding doors. Similar opening and doors for offloading
goods on W side; pent-roofed wooden canopy above. Two 6-paned
windows on E side. Boxed eaves-cornices; plain bargeboards.
Small red-brick addition (probably an office) at SW corner.
Interior: Kingpost-and-ridge roof. The Buckfastleigh, Totnes
and South Devon Railway, a branch of the main line from Exeter
to Plymouth, was opened in 1872. It ran from Totnes to
Ashburton. The line was absorbed by the Great Western Railway
in 1897 and closed in 1962. None of the other railway
buildings at Ashburton are listed.
(Kingdom AR: GWR: The Ashburton Branch: Oxford: 1977-: 6-7).
Listing NGR: SX7568569706
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