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Riverside

A Grade II Listed Building in Mariansleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9846 / 50°59'4"N

Longitude: -3.8196 / 3°49'10"W

OS Eastings: 272376

OS Northings: 122158

OS Grid: SS723221

Mapcode National: GBR L2.L65W

Mapcode Global: FRA 26WH.XDC

Entry Name: Riverside

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163294

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97614

Location: Mariansleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Mariansleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Mariansleigh St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 72 SW
5/84
20.2.67

MARIANSLEIGH
ALSWEAR
Riverside

GV
II

House. Probably C18 or earlier, remodelled in the circa early C19, the rear outshut
raised to 2 storeys in the mid C20, C20 interior alterations. Whitewashed plastered
cob on stone rubble footings; tiled roof, gabled at ends (thatched until at least
1960, old list description); end stacks with brick shafts, the right end stack
projecting with a bread oven.
Plan: Sited end on to the road. 2 rooms wide with 2 principal rooms at the front
and narrow service rooms to the rear, entrance on right gable end. The plan has been
very altered this century - there was formerly a central entrance into a passage
and presumably the right hand room served as a kitchen (stack with bread oven) the
left hand room as a parlour. It is difficult to judge whether the rear outshut was
integral or secondary to the main block. The entrance passage no longer exists and a
second storey has been added to the outhsut which now includes the kitchen, the 2
front rooms being the principal living rooms.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front with 16-pane circa early C19 timber
sashes except ground floor centre which is a re-used early C19 12-pane sash. Timber
sashes and casements to the rear elevation.
Interior: Modernized.
Forms part of a group at Alswear village.

Listing NGR: SS7237622158

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