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Bridgethorpe and Front Wall to Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Lympstone, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6481 / 50°38'53"N

Longitude: -3.4301 / 3°25'48"W

OS Eastings: 298985

OS Northings: 84137

OS Grid: SX989841

Mapcode National: GBR P3.RWQS

Mapcode Global: FRA 37PC.CGY

Entry Name: Bridgethorpe and Front Wall to Garden

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Last Amended: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165591

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88554

Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Lympstone

Built-Up Area: Lympstone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lympstone Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 98 SE LYMPSTONE STRAND (north side), Lympstone

5/54 Bridgethorpe and front wall
11.ll.52 to garden (formerly listed under
Station Road)
GV II

Detached house. Early C18; front bays added and other alterations, circa 1840.
Brick in Flemish bond, blocked stuccoed to front; hipped slate roof. Single-depth
plan house, with principal room to either side of central entrance hall containing
stairs, with a rear service wing, forming overall an L-shaped plan; later C19
extensions behind main range. External end stacks with set-offs; internal end
stack to wing. 2 storeys.
Front: almost symmetrical 3-window range; rusticated quoins; moulded gutter box;
3 full flat-roofed dormers; 2 storeyed canted bays flank central porch, 8:12:8 pane
hornless sashes to each floor; 12-pane hornless sash window above porch which has
moulded cornice, Ionic square-section columns, and low panelled plinth side walls;
half-glazed panelled door. 2 early C18 windows survive on the first floor of left-
hand side elevation, each of 2 lights, mullions and transoms pegged; two 2-light
C19 casement windows under segmental arches; ground floor with 16-pane hornless
sash window under similar arch. C19 doorway with Gothick arched panelling, under
simple canopy on shaped brackets.
Interior: early C19 joinery; open well stair with stick balusters and ramped
handrail. A-profile roof trusses. This listing includes the brick front garden
wall on stone plinth, which has evidence of a central entrance, now blocked.


Listing NGR: SX9898584137

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