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Shell House Approximately 175 Metres East of Tapeley Park House

A Grade II Listed Building in Westleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0407 / 51°2'26"N

Longitude: -4.1706 / 4°10'14"W

OS Eastings: 247924

OS Northings: 129057

OS Grid: SS479290

Mapcode National: GBR KL.GM9L

Mapcode Global: FRA 264C.K0Q

Entry Name: Shell House Approximately 175 Metres East of Tapeley Park House

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98843

Location: Westleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Westleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Westleigh

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 42 NE
3/119 Shell House approximately
175 metres east of Tapeley Park
Shell house. Probably early C19. Stone rubble with brick dressings. Monopitch
slate roof. Circular on plan with straight rear wall. 2 pointed arched doorways
with brick arches flanking 2 diamond shaped windows with brick surrounds.
Interior: lined with calcified limestone and shells with stalactite features on the
ceiling tipped with conches. Patterned pitched stone floor. Benches around the

Listing NGR: SS4792429057

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