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Peel House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chulmleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.912 / 50°54'43"N

Longitude: -3.8704 / 3°52'13"W

OS Eastings: 268606

OS Northings: 114170

OS Grid: SS686141

Mapcode National: GBR KZ.QZ6W

Mapcode Global: FRA 26SP.N05

Entry Name: Peel House

Listing Date: 25 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97266

Location: Chulmleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Chulmleigh

Built-Up Area: Chulmleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chulmleigh St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHULMLEIGH NEW STREET (north side),
SS 6814 - 6914
Chulmleigh
7/88 Peel House
GV II
Former police station, now private dwelling. Late C19. Painted rendered stone
rubble. Slate roofs with gabled ends. Rendered stack at left gable end and axial
and gable end rendered stacks to rear wing.
Plan: asymmetrical L-shaped plan with passage to right side running from front
doorway through to former cells at rear, with 3 rooms in line to left of passage the
front room wider than the 2 rear rooms which are separated by the staircase. The two
principal rooms to the front have been converted to single large room in C20, and the
room between the staircase and former cells from a scullery to kitchen. The two
former cells have been altered into a single room extending the width of the rear
wing.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Large gabled half dormer to front with twin 4 paned sashes
above canted bay window with hipped slate roof and original diamond glazing pattern
to left of segmental pointed arched doorway with ashlar quoins, chamfered surround
with pyramid stops and original studded plank door. 2 half dormers to left side of
rear wing. The 2 right-hand windows retain original diamond glazing pattern. 2
blocked windows formerly lighing the cells to the rear gable end retain their wrought
iron grilles.


Listing NGR: SS6860414169

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