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15 and 15a, Cathedral Close

A Grade II* Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7226 / 50°43'21"N

Longitude: -3.5287 / 3°31'43"W

OS Eastings: 292191

OS Northings: 92555

OS Grid: SX921925

Mapcode National: GBR P1.8SNL

Mapcode Global: FRA 37H5.H3S

Entry Name: 15 and 15a, Cathedral Close

Listing Date: 29 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104021

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88925

Location: Exeter, Devon, EX1

County: Devon

District: Exeter

Town: Exeter

Electoral Ward/Division: St David's

Built-Up Area: Exeter

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Exeter Cathedral

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CATHEDRAL CLOSE
1.
1092
Nos 15 and 15A
SX 9292 NW 13/108 29.1.53.
II* GV
2.
Formerly the Chancellor's house, mostly built by Chancellor Furseman, circa 1740.
although older walls and traces of mediaeval work remain. Recently divided, NO
15 has 2 storeys. 7 windows, red brick front, brick string course and quoins.
Central pediment with oeuil-de-boeuf. Coved conice, dormers. Doorway with pediment
on console brackets. Glazed verandah added and glazing bars altered. Hipped slate
roof with rebuilt brick chimneys. Interior: mid C18 staircase and panelling.
No 15a has pedimented hood on brackets to doorway. Garden wall has blocked 4-centred
arch. The height of this and other features indicate a considerable rise in ground
level here.
All the listed buildings in Cathedral Close form a group.


Listing NGR: SX9219092556

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