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HER Number:MDV90080
Name:The Oxford Arms, 12 Fore Street, Totnes


An early-mid 19th century two storey building with an altered front. The building is currently used as an off licence. The rear premises were formerly a separate late 18th century house in the lane leading to Ticklemore Street.


Grid Reference:SX 805 603
Map Sheet:SX86SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTotnes
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishTOTNES

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PUBLIC HOUSE (Unknown date)
  • SHOP (Unknown date)
  • HOUSE (XVIII - 1750 AD to 1800 AD (Between))
  • BUILDING (XIX - 1801 AD to 1875 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

The 'Oxford Arms (P.H.)' is marked.

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

'P.H.' is marked.

Google, 2013, Google Streetview (Website). SDV350787.

The building is currently used as an off licence.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

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

Earlier-mid 19th century, altered, front, 2 storeys. 2 windows. Welsh slate roof with red brick gable stack. Rendered front with false-half timbering to first floor. Eaves cornice. Jettied first floor with wooden fascia. Plinth. First floor with architraved sash windows with glazing bars; 5 light ground floor window with transom and mullions. Recessed doorway with fanlight. Former doorway on return altered. Rear premises, formerly separate house in lane leading to Ticklemore Street. Later 18th century. 2 storeys. 5 windows (some modern). Welsh slate roof with boxed-out eaves cornice. Rendered Devonian limestone rubble. 3 architraved sash windows to first floor with glazing bars. Doorway with plain square-cut surround; raised and fielded panel door. Included for group value and rear premises.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).
SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #109153 ]
SDV350787Website: Google. 2013. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 14 2013 2:38PM