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Latitude: 50.6786 / 50°40'42"N
Longitude: -3.2383 / 3°14'17"W
OS Eastings: 312602
OS Northings: 87280
OS Grid: SY126872
Mapcode National: GBR P8.XT9S
Mapcode Global: FRA 4738.VLW
Entry Name: Barretts Flat part of Premises Occupied by Field's part of Premises Occupied by Field's and Including Waterloo House and Barretts Flat waterloo House and Barretts Flat
Listing Date: 12 November 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1287955
English Heritage Legacy ID: 87404
Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10
District: East 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
Nos 2 to 4 (consec)
(Part of premises occupied
by Field's and including
Waterloo House and
SY 1287 1/259
Circa 1810. 3 storey stucco faced houses. Later alterations with shop
fronts on ground floor. Nos 2 and 3 have parapet with coping swept up
either end and between them. No 4 instead of parapet, has a later wood
balustrade of turned balusters with terminal piers. Moulded cornice
This front is flanked above ground floor by partly fluted pilasters.
2 dormers to each house. Symmetrical fenestration: No 2 has 3 windows,
the outer ones tripartite recessed sashes, glazing bars intact. No 3
has 4 recessed camber headed sash windows, glazing bars intact, flat
arches with voussoirs and keystones. No 4 has 2 wide sash windows, glazing
bars intact, flush frames of fluted pilasters with moulded cornices breaking
forward over them. Mid and later C19 shop front on ground floor. No
2 has 2 large windows of 4 and 3-light with thin mullions, splayed lights
into marginal glazed door with fielded panel, rectangular marginal glazed
fanlight. Deep frieze and moulded cornice carried across front. No 3
has a side door (entrance to "Waterloo House") recessed, of 4 moulded
panels, female head knocker, large rectangular fanlight, panelled reveals
and panelled pilasters to front. Adjoining shop window of 3 large thin
mullioned lights, projects with frieze and cornice as on No 2. No 4 has
good mid C19 double shop front with 5-light windows bowed out from door.
Thin mullions and one extra light to right. Shallow rise is articulated
by small turned balusters. The shop door is glazed with one fielded panel,
rectangular fanlight. Soffit panelled out to front. To left and right
of front the frieze is supported by scrolled brackets with leaf ornament
and "Medusa" heads in caps over. The frieze is obscured by blind case.
The moulded cornice with anthemion band has a row of rosette blocks below
it with pendent finials.
Nos 2 to 4 (consec) form an important group in Market Place together
with No 1 Church Street.
Listing NGR: SY1260287280
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