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Pole House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ide, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7048 / 50°42'17"N

Longitude: -3.5548 / 3°33'17"W

OS Eastings: 290302

OS Northings: 90617

OS Grid: SX903906

Mapcode National: GBR P0.55G4

Mapcode Global: FRA 37F6.YQF

Entry Name: Pole House

Listing Date: 12 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85510

Location: Ide, Teignbridge, Devon, EX2

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Ide

Built-Up Area: Ide

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ide St Ida

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

IDE POLE HOUSE LANE
SX 99 SW

2/93 Pole House

- II


Large house, in use as offices. C18, refashioned in circa early C19 minor
alterations of the 1970s for office conversion. Colourwashed plaster, blocked out,
over cob and stone at ground floor level, stud at first floor level; slate roofs,
the main roof hipped behind a parapet; end stacks to main range.
L plan house, the front (south) block consisting of 2 principal heated rooms, one on
either side of an entrance hall. Behind the entrance hall a stair hall with an open
well stair is within the rear right (north east) service wing. A former coach
house, at right angles to the service wing gives an approximate overall U plan. C20
alterations include the conversion of the coach house to accommodation, some new
partitions in the main block and the blocking of some grates.
2 storeys. The south block has an asymmetrical 5 window front with regular
fenestration and a moulded cornice below the parapet. Tuscan porch slightly to left
of centre with a half glazed front door with a panelled soffit. A circa early C20
single-storey bay to the left of the porch has a moulded cornice and 6-light window
with small-pane transomed lights; to the right of the front door 2 ground floor 12-
pane sashes with eared architraves. 5 similar first floor windows, 3 to the left, 2
to the right with a section of blank wall to the right of the front door. The south
elevation of the former coach house has 3 large round-headed windows.
Interior: several features of interest, including a stick baluster open well stair
with a ramped handrail, lit by a Venetian window; chimney pieces; plaster cornices
and joinery. A 3-light casement on the landing between the principal stair and the
servants' stair has square leaded panes.
A gentleman's house with a good front elevation and interior features.


Listing NGR: SX9030290617

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