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HER Number:MDV23228
Name:2 and 4 Kingsbridge Lane, Ashburton

Summary

House, now divided into two houses with shop and cafe. Early 18th century. Rendered front (upper storeys probably timber-framed) with slate-hung top storey. Rear wall (overlooking River Ashburn and visible from Kings's Bridge) slate-hung. Probably double-fronted with slightly off-centre through-passage. Possibly double-depth. Three storeys. Three windows wide, the right-hand window set well apart.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 755 698
Map Sheet:SX76NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX76NE/116
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Constructed, XVII to XVIII - 1700 AD to 1730 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1973, Ashburton, 19 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV300597.

Nos 2 and 4, Kingsbridge Lane. 17th century with alterations, three storey, three flush frame sash windows, at each floor, with glazing bars. Roughcast, cove cornice top floor slate hung. Stone chimneys. Recessed entrances coupled, 6-panel doors. Backs overlook stream.


Department of National Heritage, 1992, Ashburton, 79 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337041.

ASHBURTON - KINGSBRIDGE LANE (east side) Nos.2 AND 4 - GV II
House, now divided into 2 houses with shop and cafe. Early C18. Rendered front (upper storeys probably timber-framed) with slate-hung top storey. Rear wall (overlooking River Ashburn and visible from Kings's Bridge) slate-hung. Hipped slated roof with swept eaves. Chimney on each gable end: rendered to left, stone rubble to right. Probably double-fronted with slightly off-centre through-passage. Possibly double-depth. 3 storeys. 3 windows wide, the right-hand window set well apart. Paired recessed doors between the 2 right-hand ground storey windows. Door to No 2 is 4-panelled. All windows have 8-paned sashes. Coved eaves-cornice. 4-paned sash window in third storey of right side wall. Interior: not inspected, but No 4 has ground storey cupboard with shaped shelves above, panelled doors below. Exposed rough-stud partition adjoining through-passage.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Depicted on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, Accessed 06/03/2017 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

ASHBURTON - SX7569 KINGSBRIDGE LANE 849-1/10/95 (East side) 10/05/73 Nos.2 AND 4 - GV II
House, now divided into 2 houses with shop and cafe. Early C18. Rendered front (upper storeys probably timber-framed) with slate-hung top storey. Rear wall (overlooking River Ashburn and visible from Kings's Bridge) slate-hung. Hipped slated roof with swept eaves. Chimney on each gable end: rendered to left, stone rubble to right. Probably double-fronted with slightly off-centre through-passage. Possibly double-depth. 3 storeys. 3 windows wide, the right-hand window set well apart. Paired recessed doors between the 2 right-hand ground storey windows. Door to No 2 is 4-panelled. All windows have 8-paned sashes. Coved eaves-cornice. 4-paned sash window in third storey of right side wall. Interior: not inspected, but No 4 has ground storey cupboard with shaped shelves above, panelled doors below. Exposed rough-stud partition adjoining through-passage.
Listing NGR: SX7554769885

Sources / Further Reading

SDV300597List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Ashburton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 19.
SDV337041List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of National Heritage. 1992. Ashburton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 79.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83766 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. Accessed 06/03/2017.

Associated Monuments

MDV92557Related to: 5 North Street (Roscoe), Ashburton (Building)
MDV23229Related to: 6 Kingsbridge Lane, Ashburton (Building)
MDV23279Related to: 6 West Street, Ashburton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 6 2017 4:33PM