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Nos 43-47 Including Front Walls, Railings and Gate to Right Hand End of No 47

A Grade II Listed Building in Bideford, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0176 / 51°1'3"N

Longitude: -4.2097 / 4°12'34"W

OS Eastings: 245103

OS Northings: 126566

OS Grid: SS451265

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.J3D0

Mapcode Global: FRA 262F.7SW

Plus Code: 9C3Q2Q9R+24

Entry Name: Nos 43-47 Including Front Walls, Railings and Gate to Right Hand End of No 47

Listing Date: 19 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 375828

Location: Bideford, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

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

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Listing Text


BIDEFORD

SS4526 HIGH STREET
842-1/5/114 (South side)
19/03/73 Nos.43-47 (Consecutive)
including front walls, railings and
gate to right-hand end of No.47

GV II

Terrace of 5 cottages. About 1827. Solid rendered walls. Slate
roofs. Rendered chimneys on party and end-walls; those at
either end of No 46 rebuilt in red brick.
2 storeys. Terrace arranged in 2 groups; Nos 43-45, at a lower
level following slope in ground, of 2-window range with
doorway replacing right-hand ground-storey window. Nos 46-47
of 3-window range with doorway replacing middle ground-storey
window; No 47 has a 1-window projection to right, set well
back.
4-panelled doors throughout, No 46 with knocker; flush panels
at Nos 44-46, moulded panels at No 43 and 47. Beaded wood
door-surrounds and cornice-hoods on shaped brackets, except at
No 44. Barred sashes in recessed box-frames: 8 panes per sash
at No 44-46, margin panes at No 43 and 47. Blind second-storey
window to right of Nos 43-45 and in middle of No 47; No 46 now
has a blank space in the middle of second storey. INTERIOR not
inspected.
Front gardens have retaining walls, rendered at No 43-45,
exposed stone rubble at Nos 46-47. Iron railings on top: at
Nos 43-45 alternate uprights are continued to form loops, at
No 46-47 both uprights and standards have patterned finials.
Row of matching finials over side-gate at No 47.
The garden on which Nos 46-47 now stand was sold to John
Illman of Bideford, mason, in 1827. The next deed, of 1860,
says Illman (d.1853) had built 2 houses on the site.
(Deeds of No 47 High Street).


Listing NGR: SS4510326566

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