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Orchard House

A Grade II Listed Building in Instow, Devon

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Latitude: 51.052 / 51°3'7"N

Longitude: -4.1811 / 4°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 247222

OS Northings: 130330

OS Grid: SS472303

Mapcode National: GBR KK.G4LQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 264B.LXS

Plus Code: 9C3Q3R29+QH

Entry Name: Orchard House

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163605

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98810

Location: Instow, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North 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
1/106 Orchard House
House. Circa 1830-40 enlarged in mid C19. Painted stucco. Slate roof, gable end
to right, hipped to front extension with deep eaves. Double-fronted, 2 principal
rooms deep with central hall and lateral staircase to rear of front right hand
room. 2 storeys with attic storey and casement. Plat band and quoin pilaster at
right end. 3-window range with curved bay at left end. Symmetrical disposition of
windows. Semi-circular headed doorway with 4-panelled door fanlight. 12-paned
hornless sash above, 16-paned sash to right over 8 over 12 paned sash. Blind
window openings to left on each floor, but retaining their horizontal sliding
louvred timber shutters along with the principal fenestration. 20-paned sashes on
each floor to the curving left hand bay. Single dormer with hipped roof.
Inner lobby door with 2 panelled base, the upper half glazed with 4 panes and
margin bars, and 2-paned overlight with margin bars and coloured glass.
Interior not inspected. The peculiarity of the plan arises from the addition of
the front wing to the original facade which formerly continued the line of terraced
houses to the left.

Listing NGR: SS4722230330

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