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Merlin Court Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilfracombe, Devon

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Latitude: 51.2087 / 51°12'31"N

Longitude: -4.1284 / 4°7'42"W

OS Eastings: 251422

OS Northings: 147656

OS Grid: SS514476

Mapcode National: GBR KM.45Z8

Mapcode Global: VH4M4.DWB8

Plus Code: 9C3Q6V5C+FJ

Entry Name: Merlin Court Hotel

Listing Date: 14 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203026

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390195

Location: Ilfracombe, North Devon, Devon, EX34

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ilfracombe

Built-Up Area: Ilfracombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ilfracombe Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Formerly known as: Northcote and Torre House GRANVILLE ROAD.
Pair of large semi detached houses, now an hotel. 1872 or
slightly earlier. Squared local stone rubble with details in
dressed limestone. Slated roof with bargeboarded gables. Red
brick chimney. Picturesque Tudor style. 2 storeys with garret
and semi basement. Tudor style with bargeboarded gables.
Windows and doorways with hood moulds, mostly to shallow
pointed arches. Parapets with open quatrefoil panels. Front
door with coloured leaded glass to left-hand house. Square,
4-storeyed turret on right side wall. Balconies with patterned
iron railings and twisted iron columns on south front (facing
Torrs Park). Conservatory with Gothic glazing at south east
corner. INTERIOR not inspected. The houses are shown in an
engraving of 1872.
(Horridge GK: Ilfracombe, A Pictorial Record (plate 7):

Listing NGR: SS5142247656

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