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Latitude: 50.9171 / 50°55'1"N
Longitude: -3.7026 / 3°42'9"W
OS Eastings: 280409
OS Northings: 114452
OS Grid: SS804144
Mapcode National: GBR L6.QKSX
Mapcode Global: FRA 364P.79Z
Entry Name: Cannington House and Forecourt Area Railings with Walling
Listing Date: 20 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107282
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97510
Location: Witheridge, North Devon, Devon, EX16
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Witheridge
Built-Up Area: Witheridge
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Witheridge with Creacombe
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
WITHERIDGE WEST STREET (south side),
SS 81 SW
9/101 No.9 and 11 (Cannington House)
and forecourt area railings with
House, now divided into 2. Late C18. Roughcast stone rubble core, large hipped
slate roof, brick stacks.
Plan and development: long single room depth plan.
Exterior: late Georgian style. 2 storeys, almost symmetrical 1:4:1 windows, 12-pane
sash windows with exposed sash boxes, except larger sash window to the right of
ground floor with additional marginal glazing bars. Central door opening with
doorcase with an open triangular pediment, 6-panelled door, fanlight with glazing
bars. Secondary door opening to left, half-glazed door.
Interior: although access was limited, the hall was seen to contain a late C18
staircase with a moulded mahogany handrail, stick balusters, and tread brackets;
adjacent to the staircase 2 cast-iron ornamental columns supporting the first floor.
Roof: not seen.
The forecourt bounded by simple early or mid C19 railings with gates in conforming
style, rubble end piers and rubble return wall.
Listing NGR: SS8040914452
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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