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HER Number:MDV23395
Name:1 Church Street


House, now office, probably circa 1800, raised and altered in the 1870s.


Grid Reference:SS 835 001
Map Sheet:SS80SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCrediton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCREDITON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS80SW/92
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 386963

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVIII to XIX - 1790 AD to 1880 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Urban District of Crediton, 4 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV39769.

1, Church Street. Probably 18th century with alterations including attic with slate mansard. Two storey roughcast Georgian front. Sash windows with centre glazing bars only. Wood pedimented Tuscan doorcase.

Mid Devon District Council, 2003, Crediton Conservation Area Appraisal, 2 (Report - non-specific). SDV345978.

Remodelled by Berry and Vincent.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

1 Church Street.
House, now office. Probably circa 1800, raised and altered in the circa 1870s. Roughcast with a slate Mansard roof; end stacks with brick shafts to main block and similar to rear wing.
Plan: Main block 2 rooms wide with a rear left service wing at right angles.
Exterior: 2 storeys and attic. Symmetrical 3-bay front. Timber Tuscan doorcase with entablature and broken pediment; panelled reveals; 6-panel front door, the upper panels glazed; plain overlight. Two ground and 3 first floor 4-pane sashes, probably 1870s, contemporary with the attic storey but in earlier embrasures. Three 1870s gabled attic dormers with pierced ridge tiles, deep eaves, shaped bargeborads forming a round-headed arch and left and right pilasters. Dormers glazed with 2-light casements, 3-panes per light with a round-headed light above the moulded transom. The left return of the wing preserves an early 19th century 16-pane sash.
Interior: Not inspected.
One of the directors of Berry and Vincent, a local building firm, lived in this house. Group value with the parish church and Grove Terrace.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV345978Report - non-specific: Mid Devon District Council. 2003. Crediton Conservation Area Appraisal. Mid Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 2.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #83894 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV39769List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Urban District of Crediton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 4.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Dec 20 2012 8:42AM