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Beach House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6783 / 50°40'41"N

Longitude: -3.2375 / 3°14'15"W

OS Eastings: 312657

OS Northings: 87247

OS Grid: SY126872

Mapcode National: GBR P8.XTKM

Mapcode Global: FRA 4738.VYB

Entry Name: Beach House

Listing Date: 12 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097933

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87325

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

THE ESPLANADE
1.
1633
Beach House
SY 1287 1/72 12.10.51.

II*

2. GV
Circa 1820 villa with interesting Gothicised details. 3 storeys stucco
faced, flanking Ionic pilasters. 2 storey bow to right of entrance.
Low pitch slate roof with scalloped openwork eaves board. 3 casement
windows 2nd floor, 2 on 1st and ground floors, tripartite on bow. The
centre light of the tripartite windows and the other 1st floor window
all French casements. All have 4-centred heads, marginal Gothic glazing
and hood moulds over. Delicate iron balconies on elaborate brackets to
1st floor windows, that on bow with trellis supports to tent-shaped canopy.
Vaulted open porch with 4-centred heads to openings, clustered shaft supports
fluted pilasters to inner side of those flanking door. Frieze and moulded
cornice projecting at corners, iron balustrade shove. Door of 4 moulded
panels, upper 2 with 4-centred heads. 4-centred arched fanlight. Deep
panelled reveals and soffit. The rear elevation is slate hung. Gothic
windows with marginal glazing. Tuscan porch.

Beach House forms part of a group with Mocha Cafe and Prospect
Place.


Listing NGR: SY1265787247

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