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HER Number:MDV24631
Name:2 Fore Street, Tiverton


Pair of houses with shops, probably late 18th century, three storeys with basement. On an important corner site with a curved frontage.


Grid Reference:SS 954 125
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/169
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485273
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485274

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHOP (XVIII - 1794 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Tiverton, 25 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV52494.

Nos 2 to 6 (even), Fore Street. Probably built after the fire in 1794. Three storey stucco fronted houses, painted. Adjoining Angel Terrace (nos 1 to 11, Angel Hill). No 2, three windows on curved front. Nos 4 and 6 (together) three windows. Flush frame sash windows, at upper floors, with glazing bars. Small wood eaves cornice, slates. Plain shop fronts, partly early 19th century and part modern.

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

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

Pair of houses with shops. Probably late 18th century, old list description suggests rebuilt after the fire of 1794. Plastered; slate roof; stacks not visible from street. On an important corner site with a curved frontage.
Exterior: three storeys with basement. Three-window front. Moulded eaves board. Shop to left has a plate glass window and two-leaf door with overlight to right. Shop to right has 20th century five pane shop window plus one light canted in towards the shop door to the right. First-floor windows are eight over twelve-pane sashes; second-floor windows are 16-pane sashes. Interior not inspected.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #84755 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV52494List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Tiverton. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 25.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 20 2012 2:11PM