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Wilderscot

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilfracombe, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2053 / 51°12'18"N

Longitude: -4.1262 / 4°7'34"W

OS Eastings: 251560

OS Northings: 147265

OS Grid: SS515472

Mapcode National: GBR KN.46J5

Mapcode Global: VH4M4.FYGX

Entry Name: Wilderscot

Listing Date: 14 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390229

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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Listing Text


ILFRACOMBE

SS5147 HORNE ROAD
853-1/6/91 (West side)
Wilderscot

II

Detached house. Early C19. Solid, rendered walls. Hipped,
asbestos slated roof. Rendered chimney on right (east) gable
wall. Double-fronted plan, probably 2-rooms-deep with
staircase at rear of centre. 2 storeys with garret;
single-storeyed structure at right-hand end. 3-window front
facing East Wider Brook (the house backs on to Horne Road).
Doric porch in centre with 6-panelled door. Barred sash
windows to left and above porch; canted bay window with
plainer sashes to right. Added conservatory (probably C20) at
right-hand end. Rear wall (facing Horne Road) also 3 windows
wide; 6-paned sashes, except for tall middle window, which has
coloured, leaded Art Nouveau glass. To right of this window,
under the eaves, is a small, inserted 2-light window, each
light of 2 panes. 2 dormers with curved heads, the sides hung
with asbestos slates; late C20 in appearance. INTERIOR:
Details include a central stair hall with dogleg stair and
column newel, and panelled doors. The house is shown on the
1840 tithe map.
(Ilfracombe Tithe Map: Devon Record Office: 1840-).


Listing NGR: SS5156047265

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