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Latitude: 50.7411 / 50°44'27"N
Longitude: -3.0703 / 3°4'13"W
OS Eastings: 324575
OS Northings: 94043
OS Grid: SY245940
Mapcode National: GBR PD.VQLM
Mapcode Global: FRA 47G4.1NZ
Entry Name: Old Church House
Listing Date: 8 May 1967
Last Amended: 19 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1098527
English Heritage Legacy ID: 87860
Location: Colyton, East Devon, Devon, EX24
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Colyton
Built-Up Area: Colyton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Colyton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SY 2494 COLYTON MARKET PLACE
24/182 (north side)
8.5.67 Old Church House (formerly
included as Church House
in High Street)
House. Dated 1612. Large stone rubble house with gable end to road. Slate roof
with moulded stone coping to gable ends with stone finials. Three storeys. Front
to street first and second floor five light ground floor four light moulded stone
mullion windows with leaded panes. Moulded stone labels and cills the width of the
house. The dripmould on the ground floor continues over a moulded doorway to the
right with four centred arch. Chimney stack and some moulded mullion windows on
west side. North end (rear) two light window with dripmould and stack.
Interior: much altered. Three Jacobean style overmantles made up from old material
but mostly fake. C17 corbelled stone fireplace. . C18 stone chimneypiece and
small chamfered stone fireplace on second floor with cambered timber lintel.
Staircase either reconstructed or imported, with heavy balusters, moulded string and
massive newels with carved finials of dancing bears. Ceiling beams and some reset
panelling and fragments of medieval painted glass and Victorian stained glass.
Listing NGR: SY2457594043
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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