THE OLD COURT ROOM

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1105252
Date first listed:
29-Feb-1988
Statutory Address:
THE OLD COURT ROOM, 37, MARKET STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD COURT ROOM, 37, MARKET STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Devon
District:
West Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Hatherleigh
National Grid Reference:
SS 54167 04544

Details

HATHERLEIGH MARKET STREET, (north side), SS 5404 Hatherleigh 11/60 No. 37 (The Old Court Room) - II GV

House. Probably C17 origins but much remodelled in early C19. Plastered walls. Gable ended slate roof. Plan: probably only part of the original house which must formerly have extended at either or both ends. It now comprises a large room with through passage to its right. C19 or C20 rear additions. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front of early C19 16-pane sashes. Contemporary reeded doorcase at right-hand end with dentilled cornice and panelled reveals. Fielded 6-panel door. Interior: the ground and first floors appear featureless although some may be concealed. Surviving in the loft is an early C19 segmental plaster ceiling with simple cornice moulding. In the early moulding. was used as a meeting hall, established in 1821 as "the Public Subscription rooms" and in 1853 became used as the court of Petty Sessions with some cells being built on at the rear. Source: A Oddie (present owner).

Listing NGR: SS5416604547

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
93168
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Jun 2003
Reference: IOE01/09293/09
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