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HER Number:MDV24636
Name:44 Fore Street, Tiverton


Three storey house, 18th or early 19th century, with 20th century neo-Georgian shop front to ground floor.


Grid Reference:SS 955 125
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/174
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485283

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHOP (XVIII to XX - 1701 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Tiverton, 26 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV52494.

No 44 (Barclays Bank), Fore Street, 18th century with alterations, three storey, three window stucco front, sash windows with glazing bars, and plaster architraves. Modern Georgian ground floor treatment.

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

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

House with commercial use on ground floor, formerly bank. Early 19th century with alterations. Mass wall construction; smooth-plastered; roof concealed behind parapet; stacks with rendered shafts to left. One room wide, two rooms deep with 20th century rear addition. An open passageway to the right leads to the market.
Exterior: three storeys. Three-window front. Coped parapet and probably 20th century cornice. Three first and three second-floor windows with moulded architraves, glazed with 20th century horned 12-pane sashes. The ground floor has an attractive neo-Georgian shop front of the circa1950s with composite columns flanking a passageway which has an overlight with geometric glazing bars. Similar arrangement to recessed door to office to left with two-leaf external panelled door, giving a symmetrical arrangement. Slightly bowed three-light shop window with fielded panels below the sill. The window entablature with a dentil frieze below the cornice; brackets carved with shields and swags. Interior not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #84760 ]
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. 26.

Associated Monuments

MDV73203Related to: Cellar of Outbuildings, 44 Fore Street, Tiverton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 20 2012 3:42PM