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HER Number:MDV97455
Name:111 and 112 High Street, Crediton


Pair of shops with accommodation over, probably late 18th century in origin, remodelled in the late 19th century. Three storeys, symmetrical three-bay front, first floor windows left and right replaced with late 19th century canted bays above late 19th century shopfronts.


Grid Reference:SS 830 003
Map Sheet:SS80SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCrediton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCREDITON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref: 387051

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHOP (XVIII to XIX - 1701 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of National Heritage, 1992, Crediton, 93 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV341235.

Mid Devon District Council, 2001, Crediton Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme, Figure 5; plates 1, 12 (Report - non-specific). SDV351389.

Photograph shows 111 - 112 High Street, one of several buildings targetted for refurbishment in the second year of the regeneration scheme. An old photograph of part of the north side of High Street shows the building before the bay windows were added.

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

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

Pair of shops with accommodation over. Probably late C18 in origin, remodelled in the late C19; Flemish bond brick; slate roof; end stacks with shafts with brick bands. Plan: Double depth with a central passageway. Exterior: 3 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front with regular fenestration. All windows above the ground floor have flat guaged brick arches. Deep eaves with paired moulded eaves brackets and a dentil frieze. All second floor windows and first floor centre window glazed with probably late C19 2-pane sashes with margin panes. First floor windows left and right replaced with late C19 canted bays with cornices on moulded brackets. Windows glazed with 2-pane timber casements below high transoms. Shop fronts with late C19 plain pilasters with an entablature with a dentil frieze below the cornice. Shop front to the left is a C20 replacement with a replaced door; right hand shop front has a 2-pane shop window plus a rounded corner pane to the left; shop door on the inner return is glazed with a low panel and overlight. Interior: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV341235List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of National Heritage. 1992. Crediton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 93.
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: #110169 ]
SDV351389Report - non-specific: Mid Devon District Council. 2001. Crediton Heritage Economic Regeneration Scheme. Mid Devon District Council Report. A4 Grip Bound + Digital. Figure 5; plates 1, 12.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 12 2013 3:04PM