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Nos 4 and 5 Including Building to Rear of No 4

A Grade II Listed Building in Bideford, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0172 / 51°1'1"N

Longitude: -4.2054 / 4°12'19"W

OS Eastings: 245406

OS Northings: 126511

OS Grid: SS454265

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.JBGC

Mapcode Global: FRA 262F.9H6

Entry Name: Nos 4 and 5 Including Building to Rear of No 4

Listing Date: 19 March 1973

Last Amended: 19 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 375711

Location: Bideford, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Bideford

Built-Up Area: Bideford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bideford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


842-1/5/5 (West side)
19/03/73 Nos.4 AND 5
including building to rear of No 4
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)


Pair of houses built as a single range. Early C19; No 5 is
remodelled mid C19. Solid rendered walls. Slate roofs. 2 large
chimneys on front and back slopes of party wall; mostly
rendered, but some exposed red brick on front chimney. Another
red brick chimney on left side
3 storeys with garret. Fronts of one-window range to No 4,
2-window range to No 5. Original shop-front including
house-door to No 4: projecting display window with rounded
corners, reeded sill and entablature, the latter continued
across 2 doorways to left, 6-panelled house-door, the 2 bottom
panels flush, flanked by reeded pilasters. Second-storey
window has 10-paned sashes; that in third storey has late C20
sashes with 4 over 8 panes.
No 5 has mid C19 shop front with original display windows
flanking shop door: 4-panelled house-door to left; above them
all an entablature with cornice on consoles. Upper storeys
have raised quoins and shaped window-surrounds; barred sashes
with 8 over 8 panes in second storey, 4 over 8 panes in third
Right side wall (visible from alley) has stair window with
15-paned sashes. Rear walls of both houses (visible from alley
and car park) have barred sashes.
Behind No 4 is a detached building, perhaps a former kitchen
block, linked to the main house by a low single-storeyed
outbuilding. No 5 clearly had a similar detached building
originally. Building behind No 4 is of stone rubble, rendered
at front and rear, with corrugated asbestos roof. INTERIOR not

Listing NGR: SS4540626507

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

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