5 Grenville Street

5 Sep 1999
5 Grenville Street, Bideford, Torridge, Devon, EX39 2EA
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


SS4526 GRENVILLE STREET 842-1/5/90 (West side) No.5


House with shop, now shop with office above. Early or mid C19; late C19 or early C20 shop front. Solid rendered front wall. Slate roof. Stone rubble chimney on right side-wall. 3 storeys; 2-window range. Ground storey arranged in 2 bays flanked and separated by broad pilasters, the lower half of their shafts fluted. Upon each pilaster stands a large fluted console, this finished with a panelled, round-headed block. Between the consoles and blocks runs an entablature with moulded cornice. Wider right-hand bay contains a pair of display windows with patterned iron grilles at the top; between them a recessed, half-glazed door with 2 solid moulded panels in the lower part. In front of the shop door is a floor of patterned coloured tiles; panelled wooden ceiling above. House-door in left-hand bay has round-arched doorcase probably retained from the early or mid C19. Panelled reveals, the bottom panels flush; matching 6-panelled door with metal knocker consisting of a fist clenching a bar from which hangs a wreath. Upper-storey windows have moulded architraves; plain sashes. Moulded wooden board below the eaves. INTERIOR not inspected, except that the entrance-passage has floor-tiles matching those in the shop-entrance. Walls have dado with moulded rail and skirting. Staircase (not earlier than C19) has balustrades boarded in.

Listing NGR: SS4527126557


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1773 IOE Records taken by Tim Sanders; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Tim Sanders. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Sanders, Tim

Rights Holder: Sanders, Tim


Render, Slate, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Shop, Commercial, Office, Unassigned, Building