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Prospect House

A Grade II Listed Building in Slapton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2944 / 50°17'39"N

Longitude: -3.6576 / 3°39'27"W

OS Eastings: 282026

OS Northings: 45143

OS Grid: SX820451

Mapcode National: GBR QP.8VCB

Mapcode Global: FRA 3878.0VQ

Entry Name: Prospect House

Listing Date: 25 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99878

Location: Slapton, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Slapton

Built-Up Area: Slapton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Slapton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

11/92 Prospect House


House. Circa 1830-35 with C20 addition. Stuccoed probably over slate
rubble. Slate hipped roof with deep eaves and moulded cast-iron gutters
with lion marks to joists. Pairs of octagonal shafts to side stacks, the
right hand with turned red clay pots, the left hand with louvred yellow clay
Plan: Double depth plan with 2 principal front rooms, central entrance and
stair hall and with service rooms at the back. In mid or late C20 a 2-
storey 1-bay extension was added to the left hand (west) side.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay south front. Right hand and left
hand bays break forward with rusticated quoins and centre of the bays break
forward again with canted bays on the ground floor. First floor to left and
right C19 16-pane sashes and large C20 sash in centre recess all with
louvred shutters. Ground floor flanking canted stuccoed bays with slate
hipped roofs, moulded cast iron gutters and C19 French casements with
glazing bars. In central recess a round-headed doorway with C19 moulded and
panelled door and semi-circular fanlight enclosed in C20 flat roof porch.
To left (west) a C20 2-storey, 1-bay extension with canted front and flat
The rear elevation is roughly rendered and has C19 sashes with glazing bars
and central doorway.
Interior: Not accessible at time of survey 1988-9 nut probably retains C19
joinery such as staircase and doors etc. and plasterwork and chimneypiece
might survive.

Listing NGR: SX8202645143

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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