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A Grade II Listed Building in Modbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3505 / 50°21'1"N

Longitude: -3.8865 / 3°53'11"W

OS Eastings: 265881

OS Northings: 51761

OS Grid: SX658517

Mapcode National: GBR Q9.7HD5

Mapcode Global: FRA 28R3.MPB

Entry Name: Hillcrest

Listing Date: 25 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108088

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99680

Location: Modbury, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Modbury

Built-Up Area: Modbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Modbury St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 6451-6551
(west side)
No 18 (Hillcrest)


House at end of row. Early C19. Rendered and scribed as ashlar, slate hung
return wall to right, slate roof. Two storeys, 2 windows; 16-pane sashes at
ground floor and 12-pane above, all with alternating quoins and to splayed
voussoirs with vermiculated keystone. Centrally at eaves a small semicircular
'pediment' covering position of roof valley. Central door on 4 stone steps with
nosings, 4-panel C19 with fanlight in pilasters with capitals and moulded
architrave to arch; door set back in deep reveals. Also, far left, a plank door
in plat-band surround, to throughway. Return wall to right slate hung full
height with a 12-pane sash in a trompe l'oeil surround over panelled door to
deep overlight in heavy pilaster surround and deep stone canopy with moulded
edge, on brackets. Building has parallel hipped roofs with central valley at
right angles to street, containing valley stack. The property seems to have
been built to match No 19 (qv) which lies beyond a deep forecourt leading to
Hillside (qv).

Listing NGR: SX6588151761

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