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Paradise House

A Grade II Listed Building in Totnes, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.431 / 50°25'51"N

Longitude: -3.6871 / 3°41'13"W

OS Eastings: 280270

OS Northings: 60371

OS Grid: SX802603

Mapcode National: GBR QM.T6FS

Mapcode Global: FRA 375X.7DZ

Entry Name: Paradise House

Listing Date: 16 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264350

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428093

Location: Totnes, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Totnes

Built-Up Area: Totnes

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Totnes St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1.
5180 SOUTH STREET
(South Side)
Paradise House
SK 8060 SW 1/222

II

2.
C16, altered. Gallery added on east (garden) side in 1590 by Mary Babb. Main east
(garden) 3 window front, 2 storeys and semi-basement with 2 window extension at
north end giving L shaped plan; splayed 1 window treatment in corner. Welsh slate
roof with dentil eaves cornice. Coursed Devonian limestone rubble ground floor
with timber-framed, slate hung upper floors; ground floor with splayed 1 window
outer bays with projecting hipped roofs, and linked across front by glazed verandah.
Refenestrated early C19 with architraved sash and casement windows with glazing
bars. Ground floor formerly with open 3 bay Tuscan colonnade; early C19 glazed
infill; French window with margin lights. Street facade of 2 storeys with rendered
stacks; carriage entrance below north wing. Mid C19 street entrance with bracketed
canopy; panelled door.


Listing NGR: SX8027060370

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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