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HER Number:MDV23272
Name:7 West Street, Ashburton

Summary

Late 18th or early 19th century house with shop. Rendered front, probably timber-framed. Slated roof. Double-depth; originally double-fronted with cart entrance (now a public alley) off-centre to right, but right-hand side seems to have been overlapped by the projecting front of No. 9. To left of cart entrance a well-preserved mid-19th century shop front. Two display windows, each of three panes, canted in centre towards a recessed glazed door with moulded bottom panel; flanking pilasters supporting entablature.

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/162
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1775 AD to 1835 AD (Between))
  • SHOP (Altered, XIX - 1835 AD to 1875 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1973, Ashburton, 40 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV300597.

No. 7, West Street. 18th century, three storey, rendered, three flush frame sash windows, at upper floors, with glazing bars. Early 19th century wood shop front with flank pilasters and central entrance. Wide way through under, right.


Department of National Heritage, 1992, Ashburton, 127 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337041.

ASHBURTON - WEST STREET (South side) No.7 - GV II
House with shop. Late C18 or early C19. Rendered front, probably timber-framed. Slated roof. Rendered chimney on left gable end. Double-depth; originally double-fronted with cart entrance (now a public alley) off-centre to right, but right-hand side seems to have been overlapped by the projecting front of No 9 (qv). 3 storeys. 3 windows wide. To left of cart entrance a well-preserved mid C19 shop front. 2 display windows, each of 3 panes, canted in centre towards a recessed glazed door with moulded bottom panel; flanking pilasters supporting entablature. Upper storey windows with barred sashes in moulded flush frames: 6 over 6 panes in second storey, 3 over 6 panes in third storey. Similar sashes in most of the rear windows, except that ground storey windows round-arched with interlaced Gothic glazing bars in their heads. Under the cartway, 6-panelled door at either side, the 2 lowest panels flush; left-hand door has old iron knocker.


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

Depicted on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, Accessed 24/02/2017 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

ASHBURTON - SX7569 WEST STREET 849-1/10/182 (South side) 10/05/73 No.7 - GV II
House with shop. Late C18 or early C19. Rendered front, probably timber-framed. Slated roof. Rendered chimney on left gable end. Double-depth; originally double-fronted with cart entrance (now a public alley) off-centre to right, but right-hand side seems to have been overlapped by the projecting front of No 9 (qv). 3 storeys. 3 windows wide. To left of cart entrance a well-preserved mid C19 shop front. 2 display windows, each of 3 panes, canted in centre towards a recessed glazed door with moulded bottom panel; flanking pilasters supporting entablature. Upper storey windows with barred sashes in moulded flush frames: 6 over 6 panes in second storey, 3 over 6 panes in third storey. Similar sashes in most of the rear windows, except that ground storey windows round-arched with interlaced Gothic glazing bars in their heads. Under the cartway, 6-panelled door at either side, the 2 lowest panels flush; left-hand door has old iron knocker.
Listing NGR: SX7558769860

Sources / Further Reading

SDV300597List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Ashburton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 40.
SDV337041List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of National Heritage. 1992. Ashburton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 127.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83808 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. Accessed 24/02/2017.

Associated Monuments

MDV23271Related to: 3 and 5 West Street, Ashburton (Building)
MDV23273Related to: 9 and 9a West Street, Ashburton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Feb 24 2017 4:17PM