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2-8, Colleton Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Latitude: 50.717 / 50°43'1"N

Longitude: -3.5276 / 3°31'39"W

OS Eastings: 292253

OS Northings: 91933

OS Grid: SX922919

Mapcode National: GBR P1.96V5

Mapcode Global: FRA 37H5.X3B

Plus Code: 9C2RPF8C+RX

Entry Name: 2-8, Colleton Hill

Listing Date: 19 February 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487033

Location: St. David's, Exeter, Devon, EX2

County: Devon

Electoral Ward/Division: St David's

Built-Up Area: Exeter

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Exeter St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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871/15/10041 (East side)
19-FEB-01 2-8


Staggered terrace of 7 houses c.1830/40s. Painted, stuccoed mass wall construction. Nos.2 and 6 have red ridge tiles; red brick chimney shafts with bands; old round and also tapering round chimney pots; cast iron rainwater goods.
Plan: prominently-sited on a steep hill rising from the Quay. Houses one-room wide, double depth. Some service blocks to rears. Rooms heated by axial chimney stacks.
Exterior: No.2 is 3 storeys, the remainder are 2 storeys plus basements. Boxed eaves cornice. Each house has an asymmetrical but regular 2-window front with front doors to the left except No 8 which is entered from Colleton Grove on the left return. Basement windows have iron grilles. Some doorcases with panelled reveals, 6 panel doors, top panels glazed at Nos. 3, 4 and rectangular overlights. Overlight at No.6 has 3 vertical glazing bars. Blind windows at first floor left of Nos.3, 4, 5 and 6. Mainly 12 pane hornless sash windows throughout. C20 flat roofed dormer window with small panes at No.8. Left return of No.8 has central door with 2 light small-pane casement at first floor and 3/6 pane hornless sash at attic level.
INTERIOR: Not inspected.
This is a good group of modest early nineteenth-century houses, prominently - sited on a steep hill rising from the Quay.

Listing NGR: SX9225391933

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