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HER Number:MDV40268
Name:Former Coach House, Cross Street, Moretonhampstead

Summary

Former coach house forming front range of stable yard, now used as a garage. Early 19th century, altered probably in the 20th century. Features a large blocked carriageway and blocked window openings with rendered lintels. A garage doorway has been inserted into left-hand east end giving access from forecourt of the rectory. In spite of blocked openings the front elevation is an impressive feature in Cross Street.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 754 860
Map Sheet:SX78NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishMoretonhampstead
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMORETONHAMPSTEAD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX78NE/280/1
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 85053

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COACH HOUSE (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Devon County Council, 1838-1848, Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848 (Cartographic). SDV349431.

Depicted as part of the range of buildings shown on the Tithe Map.


Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Unchanged from the Tithe Map depiction.


Department of Environment, 1987, Moretonhampstead, 87 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337636.

Former coach house adjoining north west of the Rectory, Cross Street (south side).
Former coach house forming front range of stable yard, now used as a garage. Early c19, altered probably in c20. Granite rubble front wall with granite dressings. Rendered side walls. Monopitch slate roof, sloping away from the front with lower eaves at rear. Situated on street frontage the coach house is rectangular on plan with a central carriageway through to a rear stable yard. High 2-storey front; symmetrical 3 bays. All openings are blocked but the blockings are recessed. Groundfloor centre a large blocked carriageway with raised ashlar surround with flat arch with keystone. Blocked windows left and right with granite arches. 3 blocked windows openings above, centre wider, with rendered lintels. A garage doorway has been inserted into left-hand east end giving access from forecourt of the rectory. In spite of blocked openings the front elevation is an impressive feature in Cross Street.


Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.


Historic England, 2016, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV359353.

MORETONHAMPSTEAD CROSS STREET (south side), SX 7586 Moretonhampstead 8/118 Former Coach House adjoining - north-west of the Rectory GV II
Former coach house forming front range of stable yard, now used as a garage. Early C19, altered probably in C20. Granite rubble front wall with granite dressings. Rendered side walls. Monopitch slate roof, sloping away from the front with lower eaves at rear. Situated on street frontage the coach house is rectangular on plan with a central carriageway through to a rear stable yard. High 2-storey front; symmetrical 3 bays. All openings are blocked but the blockings are recessed. Groundfloor centre a large blocked carriageway with raised ashlar surround with flat arch with keystone. Blocked windows left and right with granite arches. 3 blocked windows openings above, centre wider, with rendered lintels. A garage doorway has been inserted into left-hand east end girding access from forecourt of The Rectory (q.v.). In spite of blocked openings the front elevation is an impressive feature in Cross Street.
Listing NGR: SX7548686029

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337636List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Moretonhampstead. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 87.
SDV349431Cartographic: Devon County Council. 1838-1848. Tithe Mosaic, approximately 1838-1848. Digitised Tithe Map. Digital.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #90682 ]
SDV359353National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2016. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV8282Related to: 27 Cross Street, Moretonhampstead (Building)
MDV40270Related to: Mearsdon Manor, Cross Street, Moretonhampstead (Building)
MDV40269Related to: The Rectory, Cross Street, Moretonhampstead (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 13 2016 2:09PM