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The Corner House and Claremont

A Grade II Listed Building in Lympstone, Devon

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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

Plus Code: 9C2RJHXC+C9

Entry Name: The Corner House and Claremont

Listing Date: 18 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88509

Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8

County: Devon

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

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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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