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A Grade II Listed Building in Crediton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7899 / 50°47'23"N

Longitude: -3.6566 / 3°39'23"W

OS Eastings: 283328

OS Northings: 100236

OS Grid: SS833002

Mapcode National: GBR L8.ZKH7

Mapcode Global: FRA 3770.18R

Entry Name: Rosemont

Listing Date: 19 March 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197558

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387126

Location: Crediton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Crediton

Built-Up Area: Crediton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Crediton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


672-1/5/171 No.2
19/03/51 Rosemont


House, now used as hotel. Late C18. Stuccoed with chanelled
rustication; slate roof; end stacks have rendered shafts with
old pots.
Plan: Double depth plan, 2 rooms wide.
Exterior: 3 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front, the outer bays
bowed. Roof with deep eaves with moulded brackets below a
moulded eaves cornice which returns to left and right. Left
and right pilasters. Central doorway with steps with curved
iron balustrades up to a 6-panel front door, bottom panels
flush. Doric porch with fluted columns and entablature;
6-panel front door, bottom panels flush. Bows have curved
ground floor tripartite sashes, the lights divided by stuccoed
mullions with sunk panels with anthemion carving. 12-pane
sashes in centre, 4-pane in outer lights. Similar first floor
outer windows; 12-pane sash in centre. Second floor outer
windows smaller tripartite sashes: 3/6-pane in the centre, 1/2
in the outer lights, central 12-pane sash. The left return has
a second floor cast iron balcony on brackets with a tent roof
the ends enclosed with timber trellis work in a Chinese
Chippendale style.
Interior: Retains original features: joinery (including
panelled doors); marble chimney-pieces; dog-leg stair with a
flat moulded handrail and slender turned balusters.
One of a good row of large Georgian town houses in Union

Listing NGR: SS8332800236

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