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HER Number:MDV24234
Name:46b and 48b Fore Street, Kingsbridge, with Outbuilding


Building to rear of 46 and 48 Fore Street, probably 16th century or earlier. Outbuilding to west probably 17th century or earlier.


Grid Reference:SX 734 443
Map Sheet:SX74SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKingsbridge
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishKINGSBRIDGE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX74SW/107
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 99020

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BUILDING (XVI to XVII - 1501 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Kingsbridge, 17 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV141018.

Nos 46b and 48b, also outbuilding, Fore Street, at rear of nos 46 and 48. Probably 16th century or earlier, may be the building recently found to contain 14th century cruck, and connected with the monks of Buckfast Abbey. Stone roughly coursed, rectangular with short crosswing with gable north-west, moderate pitch with putlogholes, and casement window, remainder of west face includes casements with glazing bars irregularly placed at ground and first floor, archway with chamfer, two-panel door and massive chimney. Outbuilding, parallel, west, probably 17th century or earlier, rectangle on plan, narrow coursed stone, two storey, slate roof hipped on new roof trusses. East face includes three two-light wood mullioned barred openings under eaves and three windows casements of various types, at ground floor with wide doorway with hewn wood triple lintol. Now used as stores and workshop.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV141018List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Kingsbridge. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 17.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #84481 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV22091Related to: Building Incorporating True Cruck, Coronet Place (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Dec 20 2012 9:44AM