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Durrant Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Northam, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0337 / 51°2'1"N

Longitude: -4.212 / 4°12'43"W

OS Eastings: 244997

OS Northings: 128368

OS Grid: SS449283

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.H2T2

Mapcode Global: FRA 262D.0WS

Entry Name: Durrant Hotel

Listing Date: 15 June 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90582

Location: Northam, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Northam

Built-Up Area: Northam

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Northam St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

HEYWOOD ROAD
1.
1457
(East Side)
NORTHAM
Durrant Hotel
SS 4528 5/89 15.6.51.
II

2.
C18 or early C19 altered. There is said to have been an ancient mansion
here, but no remains of it are visible. A 2 storey wing, built of cob
may be older than the rest of the structure. The property was bought
by Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Goodwin Keats in 1810 who is said to have
carried out improvements. Main front of house is 2 storey 5 windows stucco,
cornice, parapet, sash windows with glazing bars. Central Greek mutular
Doric porch with fluted columns and priglyphs, probably 1810. Interior
has fine late C18 staircase, in semi-circular well, with wrought iron
balustrade and Venetian window with ogee-headed arch, and fluted columns
between lights. Vaulted staircase hall has fluted pilasters and plasterwork
of similar date. Now with modern hotel addition, west.


Listing NGR: SS4499728368

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