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Sea View, and North Yeo, Including Shared Outbuilding to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Instow, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0551 / 51°3'18"N

Longitude: -4.1806 / 4°10'50"W

OS Eastings: 247265

OS Northings: 130678

OS Grid: SS472306

Mapcode National: GBR KK.FYHQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 264B.74C

Plus Code: 9C3Q3R49+2P

Entry Name: Sea View, and North Yeo, Including Shared Outbuilding to Rear

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107634

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98781

Location: Instow, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Instow

Built-Up Area: Instow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Instow St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 43 SE
1/79 Sea View, and North Yeo,
including shared outbuilding
to rear
Pair of adjoining houses. Circa 1830-40 but with earlier possibly C18 fabric to
shared outbuilding to rear, formerly a cottage, and to rear wing of North Yeo.
Rendered stone rubble and cob with some brick. Slate roof with lions head
guttering to North Yeo. Gable end stacks and 2 axial stacks.
Front ranges each have basically single rooms flanking central hall passage.
Lateral staircase to rear of left hand room to North Yeo, staircase in same
position but moved further back into rear extension to Sea View. Sea View has
extra bay added in late C19 to left end of front range. 3 gable-ended rear wings,
that to right end of North Yeo contains earlier fabric, the 2 shorter wings
connecting the former cottage which runs parallel to the front range.
2 storeys. Each house formerly with symmetrical 3-window range, but Sea View
extended by extra bay at left end. All upper storey fenestration with hornless 12-
paned sashes. Sea View has verandah with lead-covered tent-shaped roof , supported
on slender timber posts. North Yeo has C20 conservatory. 8 over 12 paned sashes
to ground floor. Semi-circular headed doorway with 6-panelled door with fanlight to
each side.
Interiors: Sea View: room to left of passage has early C19 moulded cornice and
panelling on all 4 walls including fireplace overmantel flanked by fluted pilasters
and nowy-arched alcoves. C19 joinery mainly intact to both houses, and North Yeo
has 1 C18 2-panelled door to the earlier rear wing. The cottage to rear on North
Yeo side has C19 fittings intact including fire basket and adjustable plate racks.

Listing NGR: SS4726530678

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