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Woodlands Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.682 / 50°40'55"N

Longitude: -3.2437 / 3°14'37"W

OS Eastings: 312226

OS Northings: 87660

OS Grid: SY122876

Mapcode National: GBR P8.BRNB

Mapcode Global: FRA 4738.L3Q

Plus Code: 9C2RMQJ4+QG

Entry Name: Woodlands Hotel

Listing Date: 12 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228103

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402631

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Woodlands Hotel
SY 1287 1/35 12.10.51.
Circa 1815 built as "Cottage ornee" for Lord Gwydir. One and 2 storeys
rough cast. It was originally thatched. Present roof mid C19 octagonal
slates, hipped gable ends. Very elaborate foliate carved ridge tiles.
West garden front has 3 large gabled casement dormers with very ornate
unusual carved bargeboards, and finials, added no doubt at same time as
slate roof. Ground floor has 5 Gothic French windows. Side elevation
facing garden to south has 3 sash windows with pointed top panes, moulded
frames, 2 with similar ornate bargeboards to small gables over. Similar
sash window and later rectangular bay with glazed door to ground floor.
The entrance front has projecting 2 storey wings with hipped slate roofs,
same ornate ridge tiles. Right hand wing lids 2 gabled casements and 2
semi dormers to lower section all with ornate carved bargeboards. Ground
floor has rectangular bay with 3-light Gothic casement, one similar but
blind bay with side door and large sash window with Gothic glazing. The
left hand wing has 1 blind window and a lancet on 1st floor with drip
moulds over. Ground floor has rectangular bay with 5-light Gothic casement
and sash window with pointed top light. The main block between wings
has a 2-light casement with pointed top panes and drip mould, centred
on 1st floor. 3 bay plain arcade to ground floor, the entrance set back
with angled aide windows, 4-centred arched sashes with intersecting glazing
bars. Door of 6 moulded panels with ornate lion head knocker. Very picturesque

Listing NGR: SY1222687660

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