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HER Number:MDV80075
Name:19 Fore Street, Buckfastleigh


Mid-19th century limestone rubble house on Fore Street, Buckfastleigh. Cartway entrance to the left leading to the rear courtyard. Rear wing is partly weatherboarded.


Grid Reference:SX 740 661
Map Sheet:SX76NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBuckfastleigh
Ecclesiastical ParishBUCKFASTLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 392268

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX to XXI - 1850 AD to 2011 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

English Heritage, 2011, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV347072.

House dating to approximately 1850, constructed from local grey limestone rubble, first floor of front painted brick, ground floor stuccoed and blocked out; slate roof hipped at ends; end stacks; cast-iron rainwater goods. Rear elevation slate-hung above cartway. Rear wing partly weatherborded with a corrugated asbestos roof. Plan: double-depth plan, one room wide with cartway entrance to left leading to rear court. Rear right wing at right-angles, perhaps stable or workshop, with first-floor loft with loft doorway in end.
EXTERIOR: two storeys. Asymmetrical 1:1-window front (one first-floor window over cartway) with regular fenestration. Very deep eaves; first-floor platband. Doorway to left, adjacent to cartway, with six-panel door, the upper panels moulded and fielded, the lower panels flush. Deep overlight with margin panes and coloured glass; doorcase with masons' mitres. One ground and two first-floor windows are 19th century 12-pane sashes, one horned, with old glass. Cartway has pair of cut-down timber gates with cover strips. INTERIOR: not inspected but may retain features of interest. Other details: Listed Building number: 392268.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #106878 ]
SDV347072National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2011. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV80074Related to: 17 Fore Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV80076Related to: 20 and 21 Fore Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV80077Related to: 22 and 23 Fore Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)
MDV22924Related to: 66 Fore Street, Buckfastleigh (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 6 2017 4:20PM