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HER Number:MDV23461
Name:10 Union Road, Crediton

Summary

House, circa 1836, three storeys, two-bay front, with 20th century shopfront to ground floor. Remains of a painted segmental arch above suggests that it replaced a sash, not an earlier shop window.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 833 002
Map Sheet:SS80SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCrediton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCREDITON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS80SW/158
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 387116

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Urban District of Crediton, 33 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV39769.

No 10, Union Road. Eighteenth century, altered, three storey, two windows, flush frame sash with glazing bars, red brick, bracket eaves cornice, low-pitch slate roof, six-panel with fidded upper panels and wood Tuscan case with pilasters.


Mid Devon District Council, 2001, Crediton Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme, Figure 5 (Report - non-specific). SDV351389.

One of several target buildings for refurbishment in the second year of the regeneration scheme.


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.


English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

House. Circa 1836, when Union Road was cut. Flemish bond brick; asbestos slate roof replacing natural; stack with brick shaft. Plan: Double depth plan, 2 rooms wide. Exterior: 3 storeys. 2-bay front, symmetrical above the ground floor. Deep eaves with a nicely-detailed frieze below with moulded brackets above an order of alternate mutules and rosettes. Painted platbands at first and second floor levels. 2 first floor segmental-headed 12-pane flush-frame hornless sashes with painted segmental brick arches over. 2 first floor 3/6-pane square-headed flush-frame hornless sashes. The ground floor has been altered in the C20 but retains a doorcase with pilasters, an entablature, panelled reveals and a recessed C20 timber panelled door. Alongside the door to the left a large (disused) plate glass C20 shop window with a plain fascia; remains of painted segmental arch above suggests that it replaced a sash, not an earlier shop window. Interior: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83963 ]
SDV351389Report - non-specific: Mid Devon District Council. 2001. Crediton Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme. Mid Devon District Council Report. A4 Grip Bound + Digital. Figure 5.
SDV39769List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Urban District of Crediton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 33.

Associated Monuments

MDV91825Part of: Dunn's School, 10-11 Union Road, Crediton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 12 2013 9:59AM