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Broadstone House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3527 / 50°21'9"N

Longitude: -3.5798 / 3°34'47"W

OS Eastings: 287708

OS Northings: 51502

OS Grid: SX877515

Mapcode National: GBR QS.R9WT

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.F76

Entry Name: Broadstone House

Listing Date: 14 September 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387171

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


673-1/8/45 (South East side)
14/09/49 Nos.1 AND 2
Broadstone House


Large house. Late C18, subdivided into 2 houses in the early
C19. Flemish-bond red brick front, left side wall limestone
rubble with brick dressings, rear wall plastered, and
additions on right side are plastered or slate-hung
timber-framing; stone end stacks with brick chimneyshafts and
some old pots; hipped slate roof.
PLAN: double-depth, 2 rooms wide, central entrance hall. No.1
is the early C19 addition to right and No.2 has the original
front doorway and most of the main house.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; symmetrical 3-window front. Outer windows
in full-height canted bays whilst centre windows are blind;
all have flat arches of gauged brick. Left bay has late C19
front horned 4-pane sashes whilst right bay retains original
front 16-pane sashes and side 8-pane sashes. Central front
doorway (No.2) round-headed with open-pediment porch hood
supported on timber columns with simple acanthus-leaf
capitals; fielded-panel reveals, 6-panel door, and good
fanlight with radial pattern of glazing bars. Secondary front
doorway (No.1) into extension to right is a smaller and
slightly plainer version. Left side wall (onto the street) has
central round-headed windows with radial glazing bars to the
upper floors. Rear is a symmetrical 3-window range; centre
windows are 12-pane sashes with 3/6-pane sash to top floor and
flanking windows are similar tripartite sashes.
INTERIOR: Good and unmodernised in both parts including large
open-string stairs, plaster cornices, chimneypieces, and
panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SX8770851502

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

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