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Castle Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Axminster, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7835 / 50°47'0"N

Longitude: -2.9979 / 2°59'52"W

OS Eastings: 329748

OS Northings: 98689

OS Grid: SY297986

Mapcode National: GBR M5.ZY2C

Mapcode Global: FRA 47L0.RX1

Entry Name: Castle Hill House

Listing Date: 11 August 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87608

Location: Axminster, East Devon, Devon, EX13

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Axminster

Built-Up Area: Axminster

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Axminster St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


11.8.50 Castle Hill House


Late C18 stone house with rendered front, rusticated quoins and modillion eaves
cornice. Steeply pitched Welsh slate roof with stone coped gable ends. Two storeys
and attic. Three bays. Tripartite sash windows with glazing bars. Central first
floor Venetian window. Ground floor semi-circular bays and central Doric doorcase
with fluted columns and entablature, segmental fanlight and small pediment, and
moulded architrave doorcase. Three dormers, centre with round top light with
intersecting glazing bars.

Left hand (North West) end has two-storey segmental bay window. Contemporary wing at
rear with segmental bay window.

Interior: Contemporary open-well staircase with stick balusters and curved hand rail
ramped up to column newels. Stairwell ceiling has modillion cornice and frieze with

Listing NGR: SY2974898689

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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