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The Octagon

A Grade II Listed Building in Budleigh Salterton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6293 / 50°37'45"N

Longitude: -3.3217 / 3°19'18"W

OS Eastings: 306615

OS Northings: 81895

OS Grid: SY066818

Mapcode National: GBR P6.Q2KF

Mapcode Global: FRA 37XD.ZNR

Entry Name: The Octagon

Listing Date: 14 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164659

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87558

Location: Budleigh Salterton, East Devon, Devon, EX9

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Budleigh Salterton

Built-Up Area: Budleigh Salterton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Budleigh Salterton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

BUDLEIGH SALTERTON FORE STREET
1.
5176
(north side)
No 29 (The Octagon)
SY 0682
SY 0681 1/12
II GV
2.
Circa mid C19 stuccoed house at right angles to road. Slate roof. End to road has
octagonal tower with pyramidal roof and tall elliptical arch recesses on alternate
faces. Three storeys. Sash windows without glazing bars. Possibly built as a toll
house.
An external wall plaque states "While staying at this house in 1870 Sir John Everett
Millais PRA painted his famous picture "The Boyhood of Raleigh".


Listing NGR: SY0661581895

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

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