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HER Number:MDV23465
Name:3 Union Terrace, Crediton


Late 18th century house, symmetrical two storey, two window front with central doorway, cartway to right with window over.


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/162
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 387127

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Late, XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

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

WSP Environmental Ltd, 2005, Mill Street, Crediton: Archaeological Assessment, Appendix 1 (Report - Assessment). SDV338960.

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

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

House. Late C18. Plastered; slate roof; right end stack with brick shaft. Plan: Double depth plan with a cartway to right. Exterior: Sited slightly above the road. 2 storeys. 2:1 window front, the one window over the cartway, the house symmetrical to the left. Rusticated pilasters to left and right. Granite steps up to a central doorway with an early C19 doorcase with with thin consoles and a deep entablature; panelled reveals. Recessed 6-panel front door, top panels glazed. Door flanked by early C19 16-pane sashes; 3 first floor 3/6-pane late C18 flush frame sashes. Interior: Ground floor altered for former use as a doctors' surgery. Features of interest may survive elsewhere. One of a good row of late Georgian houses in Union Terrace, which was the main street through the town before Union Road was cut through in 1836.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV338960Report - Assessment: WSP Environmental Ltd. 2005. Mill Street, Crediton: Archaeological Assessment. WSP Report. 12262065. A4 Stapled + Digital. Appendix 1.
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: #83967 ]
SDV39769List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Urban District of Crediton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound.

Associated Monuments

MDV23462Part of: Union Terrace, Crediton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4270 - Mill Street, Crediton

Date Last Edited:Jan 8 2013 10:33AM