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HER Number:MDV91841
Name:120 and 121 High Street, Crediton


Shop dated circa 1745 with flats above. Twentieth century shop front. Early 18th century window to rear elevation. Features of interest may survive elsewhere in the building.


Grid Reference:SS 831 003
Map Sheet:SS80SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCrediton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCREDITON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref: 387055

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHOP (XVIII to XXI - 1740 AD to 2012 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, Towns 1855-95 1:500 (Cartographic). SDV348147.

Map object based on this source.

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

Map object based on this source.

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

120 and 121 High Street.
Shop with flats above. Two builds, probably circa 1745 in origin; 20th century shop front. Flemish bond brick; roof concealed behind parapet; brick stacks.
Plan: L plan with a rear wing at right angles.
Exterior: 3 storeys. 3-bay front, roofed parallel to the street. Symmetrical 3-bay front above the shop. Windows retain some old glass: 12-pane early 19th century hornless sashes to the first floor with rubbed brick flat arches; 3 over 6-pane sashes to the second floor, similar arches; blind recesses to the parapet. Band of white paint at first floor level masks former shop name. Twentieth century plate glass shop front. The rear elevation has an early 18th century first floor 12-pane sash.
Interior: Shop only inspected, modernised. Features of interest may survive elsewhere in the building.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348147Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. Towns 1855-95 1:500. Towns 1855-95 1:500. Digital.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 29 2013 9:30AM