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13 and 13a, Buttgarden Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bideford, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0159 / 51°0'57"N

Longitude: -4.2067 / 4°12'24"W

OS Eastings: 245308

OS Northings: 126374

OS Grid: SS453263

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.JB4Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 262F.GXX

Entry Name: 13 and 13a, Buttgarden Street

Listing Date: 19 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200884

English Heritage Legacy ID: 375774

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


842-1/6/61 (West side)
Nos.13 AND 13A


House, now sub-divided. Probably early C18, remodelled early
or mid C19. Solid rendered front. Slate roof, continued across
from Nos 11-12 (q.v.). Old red-brick chimney on left
side-wall; 3 tall, tapered round pots.
2 storeys with garret; 3-window range with doorway in middle
bay of ground storey; front slightly asymmetrical, the doorway
not exactly below the middle window above. 6-panelled door,
the 2 lowest panels flush, the top 2 panels now glazed; old
knocker. Fanlight with radial bars (now painted over); open
triangular pediment on shaped consoles. Windows are of 2
lights with raised surrounds, the side-pieces projecting
slightly above the lintels, which in turn project slightly
beyond the side-pieces. 6-paned sashes in slightly recessed
box-frames, except that the middle second-storey window has
4-paned sashes; all but the sashes in the left-hand window in
each storey have horns.
Raised quoins to both storeys, those at right-hand end of
ground storey now reduced to a single vertical strip. 2 hipped
dormers, 1 at either end; 2-paned sashes with horns.
INTERIOR: 1976 description of 12/13A refers to 'stud and panel
partitions on ground and upper floors. Apparently in deal not
oak with deep moulded edges'. Buttgarden Street is believed to
have been laid out c1700.
(Devon County Sites and Monuments Register: SS42/048; Grant A:
The Book of Bideford: 1987-: 34).

Listing NGR: SS4530826374

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