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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1108061



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

County: Devon

District: South Hams

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Modbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 99713

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MODBURY CHURCH STREET SX 6451-6551 (south side) 7/121 No 5 (Top o' the Steps) 26.1.67 GV II

House and shop in street row, brought forward. Late C18 or early C19 over C20 display front. Smooth rendered, asbestos-cement slate roof, hipped end set in front of slightly higher gable. The high middle storey, set forward, suggests former assembly room or Inn; there is a small bay, set back right to throughway. Two storeys, 2+1 windows; ground floor has full-width display window over rubble stall-board riser, and at first floor are two 12-pane sashes in architraves, with considerable plain wall above; small set-back section has C20 casement, above throughway. Back wing is slate hung and has a good 6-panel C18 door in a C19 porch. In the throughway is square panel timber framing, and a C19 stable door. Deep box eaves, eaves stack to left.

Listing NGR: SX6579751611

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National Grid Reference: SX 65797 51611


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