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Glen Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6794 / 50°40'45"N

Longitude: -3.2465 / 3°14'47"W

OS Eastings: 312027

OS Northings: 87377

OS Grid: SY120873

Mapcode National: GBR P8.BYQD

Mapcode Global: FRA 4728.YWL

Entry Name: Glen Close

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87370

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

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

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Listing Text

GLEN ROAD
1.
1633
Glen Close
(Flats 1, 2, 3 and 4)
SY 1287 1/251
II
2.
Circa 1830-40 two storey stuccoed villa, now divided into flats with some
alterations and renovations. Low pitch hipped slate roof, wide eaves,
terracota diamond pattern chimney pots. Main elevation to south facing
garden: projecting centre of 3 windows with flanking recessed bays of
1 window each. Central 1st floor window is a 4-light French casement
with octagonal panes and an elliptical arched fanlight over with radial
glazing. The window gives onto modern iron balcony. Other 1st floor
windows, recessed sashes also with octagonal glazing. All have Venetian
shutters. Ground floor has tent-roofed verandah, lowered in centre below
balcony, with octagonal supports with fanned brackets. 2 large, octagonal
glazed 4-light French casements to centre. The verandah is carried
across recessed side bays which have 2-light French casements. On the
west side is a conservatory with canted end. Transomed octagonal glazed
lights all round. Finial to glazed hipped roof. The entrance front to
east has been altered with later fenestration. Tudor style doorway to
Flat No 1. Flat No 2 has tent roof trellis porch, probably a modern repro-
duction.


Listing NGR: SY1202787377

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