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Latitude: 51.02 / 51°1'11"N
Longitude: -4.2045 / 4°12'16"W
OS Eastings: 245478
OS Northings: 126822
OS Grid: SS454268
Mapcode National: GBR KJ.J4P1
Mapcode Global: FRA 262F.3V1
Plus Code: 9C3Q2Q9W+X6
Entry Name: 2, Bridgeland Street
Listing Date: 19 March 1973
Last Amended: 19 April 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282945
English Heritage Legacy ID: 375736
Location: Bideford, Torridge, Devon, EX39
Civil Parish: Bideford
Built-Up Area: Bideford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Bideford St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS4526 BRIDGELAND STREET
842-1/5/22 (North side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1A AND 2)
House, now 2 houses with shops; may originally have been part
of a larger house including No 3. 1692, probably remodelled
and No 3 divided off in 1806. Solid rendered front. Slate
roof. Rendered chimney in centre of ridge. 2 storeys with
garret; 4-window range. Ground storey has round-arched early
C19 doorway to left; fluted pilasters supporting entablature,
panelled reveals, half-glazed late C19 door. To right of it a
C19 display window with fluted pilasters and cornice on paired
brackets. At right-hand end a simple late C19 or early C20
shop front with half-glazed door. Second storey has box-framed
sash windows with 6 over 6 panes. 2 hipped dormers with
mid/late C20 wood casements. This is probably part of the
new-built house leased in 1692 by the Bridge Feoffees to
William Hopkins of Bideford, merchant. It was to have a 64ft
frontage, considerably more than the present building. The
building is reported to have been badly damaged by fire
'within living memory'.
(Bideford Historic Buildings Survey, Notes).
Listing NGR: SS4547826822
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