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HER Number:MDV74738
Name:7 Market Street, Dartmouth


House, circa 1830, three storeys and attic with a symmetrical two-window front. First-floor French windows give onto balcony fenced with ornate cast-ironwork.


Grid Reference:SX 876 514
Map Sheet:SX85SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDartmouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishST.SAVIOURS

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 387294

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Dartmouth, 30 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV155627.

Stephenson, G., 2001, Archaeological Desk Top Study: Flavel Centre, Dartmouth (Report - Assessment). SDV319967.

Ordnance Survey, 2008, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV340009.

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

Market Street (East side) No.7 (Formerly Listed as: Market Street (East side) Nos.6 and 7). House. c1830. Mixed construction; plastered stone rubble with roughcast timber-framing to the upper floors of front (probably formerly slate-hung); end stacks with rendered brick chimneyshafts and old pots; slate roof. Plan: Built as the northern half of a pair with No.6 (qv); one room deep, 2 rooms wide with central stair. Exterior: 3 storeys and attic; symmetrical 2-window front. Plastered ground-floor level, roughcast above. Ground floor has 16-pane sashes either side of central doorway which is recessed up 2 steps and contains a 20th century door under an original overlight with a pattern of glazing bars. First-floor French windows with glazing bars and margin lights give onto balcony fenced with ornate cast-ironwork featuring Vitruvian scrolls, anthemiae and the like. Second floor has 12-pane sashes. Deep eaves with plain plastered soffit. Roof is gable-ended. Rear elevation is plastered and includes mostly 20th century replacement windows although the long narrow stair window and a second-floor horned 4-pane sash may be 19th century. Interior: Not inspected but likely to be of interest. History: The area was developed in the 1820s and 1830s on the site of the infilled mill pool and contains a good group of 19th century buildings around the Market Square

Sources / Further Reading

SDV155627List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Dartmouth. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 30.
SDV319967Report - Assessment: Stephenson, G.. 2001. Archaeological Desk Top Study: Flavel Centre, Dartmouth. Exeter Archaeology Report. Project 4995. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV340009Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2008. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Digital.
SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV23700Related to: 6 Market Street, Dartmouth (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 11 2013 3:07PM