The county is home to many forgotten sites that were significant during world wars and the Cold War. It might not be a surprise to know that Devon is rich in war time history, being home to forgotten airfields and hidden bunkers. Many of them have been refurbished in main city centres and others are still tucked away in peoples back gardens. However, it's likely that many sites have been forgotten, so here is a list of seven historic buildings and hidden gems that date back to the Cold War and World War Two that you might have never known were there. Entrances to the underground bunker are currently blocked.
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Tavistock Development Co. It will also keep the two restaurants but completely gut the Crate and Barrel space and then add five floors for nine residential units and office space. The former Crate and Barrel space would include the lobby for the upper floors and a smaller retail space. The restaurants would be allowed to stay open during construction, the company says, adding the residential units would occupy the top three floors, with office space on the three floors below that. Because the project only calls for nine residential units, the developer will not set aside any as affordable or contribute to a city affordable-housing fund, because that only starts with projects with ten or more units.
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This article lists the oldest known surviving free-standing buildings constructed in the world, including on each of the continents and within each country. In order to qualify for this list a structure must:. Dates for many of the oldest structures have been arrived at by radiocarbon dating and should be considered approximate. The following are amongst the oldest buildings in the world that have maintained the requirements to be such.