NOS 47 AND 48 INCLUDING SLAUGHTERHOUSE TO REAR AND WALLS OF REAR PLOT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1209063
Date first listed:
06-Jan-1983
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Dec-1993
Statutory Address:
NOS 47 AND 48 INCLUDING SLAUGHTERHOUSE TO REAR AND WALLS OF REAR PLOT, 47 AND 48, FORE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
NOS 47 AND 48 INCLUDING SLAUGHTERHOUSE TO REAR AND WALLS OF REAR PLOT, 47 AND 48, FORE STREET

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

County:
Devon
District:
Teignbridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Buckfastleigh
National Park:
DARTMOOR
National Grid Reference:
SX 73976 66135

Details

BUCKFASTLEIGH

SX7366 FORE STREET 1011-1/6/85 (North side) 06/01/83 Nos.47 AND 48 including slaughterhouse to rear and walls of rear plot (Formerly Listed as: FORE STREET (North side) No.47)

GV II

House with shop, including former slaughterhouse to rear. House probably late C18 with C20 shop front; C19 slaughterhouse. Upper storey painted and slate hung, possibly on timber frame, rear elevation local grey limestone rubble; natural slate roof, gabled at ends; end stacks with rendered shafts and platbands; cast-iron rainwater goods. Plan: double-depth main block, 2 rooms wide, the ground floor gutted for C20 shop use. Modernised rear right wing connects shop to former slaughterhouse in rear courtyard. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 3-window front. Ground floor consists of late C20 plate-glass shop front with C20 recessed door to accommodation to left. 3 first-floor late C18 or early C19 12-pane sashes with moulded frames. Attic dormer with 2-light casement window. Rear elevation preserves 2 first-floor 16-pane hornless sashes with stone arches. Small rectangular partly lofted slaughterhouse to rear of local grey limestone rubble. INTERIOR: ground floor of main block modernised. Slaughterhouse retains local Ashburton limestone paving and roof construction of C19 character. The building preserves carcase hooks and a large timber drum pulley, presumably for slaughtering, and is a rare survival in an urban context.

Listing NGR: SX7397666135

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
392279
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.

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Date: 03 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05270/20
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ernie W. King. Source Historic England Archive
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