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5, Cathedral Close

A Grade I Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7233 / 50°43'23"N

Longitude: -3.5296 / 3°31'46"W

OS Eastings: 292126

OS Northings: 92634

OS Grid: SX921926

Mapcode National: GBR P1.8SC9

Mapcode Global: FRA 37H5.GR6

Entry Name: 5, Cathedral Close

Listing Date: 29 January 1953

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88915

Location: Exeter, Devon, EX1

County: Devon

Electoral Ward/Division: St David's

Built-Up Area: Exeter

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Exeter Cathedral

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CATHEDRAL CLOSE
1.
1092
No 5
SX 9292 NW 3/99 29.1.53
I GV
2.
Late C17 front, said to be 1688. red brick with stone quoins. Two storeys and
attics, five windows, sashes with glazing bars, moulded architraves. Heavy bracket
cornice, slate roof with three gabled dormers. The rear wall is of stone. Arched
entry at west end of front has good garden doorway with brick piers having stone
caps and vases. Interior of this part of house has two fine late C17 panelled
rooms, staircase etc. Front railings removed. Stone house behind on three sides
of courtyard is of various earlier dates, the back range claiming to be the refectory
of the Annivellars' College. This hasmediaeval stone entrance arch, C15 oak screen,
and stone fireplace. AM.
All the listed buildings in Cathedral Close form a group.


Listing NGR: SX9212792636

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

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