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Latitude: 50.6486 / 50°38'54"N
Longitude: -3.429 / 3°25'44"W
OS Eastings: 299066
OS Northings: 84181
OS Grid: SX990841
Mapcode National: GBR P3.RX38
Mapcode Global: FRA 37PC.CY0
Entry Name: The Corner House and Claremont
Listing Date: 18 November 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104229
English Heritage Legacy ID: 88509
Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Lympstone
Built-Up Area: Lympstone
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Lympstone Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 98 SE LYMPSTONE CHURCH ROAD (north side),
5/9 The Corner House and Claremont
A pair of semi-detached houses occupying a prominent corner site. Circa 1800.
Brick, in Flemish bond. Hipped slate roof. Pair of adjoining double-depth plan
houses; Claremont (to the right) has principal room on either side of entrance
passage which contains staircase to rear, and with secondary rooms behind, and a
rear service wing. The Corner House adjoining left has an entrance hall to right,
with staircase at rear, back room to left, and rear service room. One stack forward
of the roof ridge and over the party wall; left-hand internal end stack; 2 rear
internal lateral stacks; axial stack to wings. 2 storeys.
Front: 5 window range, 2 to The Corner House 3 to Claremont, the windows above each
of the doorways blocked. Otherwise all windows with 16-pane hornless sashes. Plain
doorway to The Corner House; doorway to Claremont set centrally, round-headed,
panelled door with semi-circular traceried fanlight. 2-light flat roof dormers,
that to The Corner House slightly bowed. Left-hand elevation and wing with 16-pane
hornless sash windows; to the rear of this stands a later-C19 cross wing with
casement and sash windows. Right-hand elevation with a slightly bowed 16-pane
hornless sash window. The rear wing appears to be later.
Listing NGR: SX9906684181
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