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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: 1309397



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

County: Devon

District: Torridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Dolton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Feb-1977

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 90879

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THE SQUARE (west side), Dolton

SS 5612 13/86 21.2.77

Royal Oak Inn


Inn. C17 heavily remodelled in early to mid C19 with C20 alterations and additions. Plastered rubble and cob walls. Gable-ended slate roof. 2 brick gable-end stacks. Plan: original plan not entirely clear but likely to have been 2-room plan with 2 gable-end fireplaces and possibly central passage. Remodelled and refronted in early to mid C19 then further altered internally in C20 with a rear addition. Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front of early to mid C19 tripartite sash windows of 15 panes, 9 panes to 1st floor window of central slightly projecting gabled porch. 1st floor outer windows have arched hoodmoulds with decorative stops. C20 single storey porch added in front of 2 storey one. Rusticated quoins and decorative C19 bargeboards. Interior: much altered in C20 but retains fireplace with C17 chamfered wooden lintel in left-hand room.

Listing NGR: SS5698012076

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National Grid Reference: SS5698012076


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