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Colbourne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3535 / 50°21'12"N

Longitude: -3.5789 / 3°34'44"W

OS Eastings: 287772

OS Northings: 51589

OS Grid: SX877515

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RB4H

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.FJQ

Entry Name: Colbourne House

Listing Date: 23 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387210

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


673-1/5/84 (North West side)
23/10/72 No.40
Colbourne House


House. Mid/late C18, renovated c1989. Exposed red brick,
inconsistent bond tending towards Flemish bond; right end
stack with rendered brick chimneyshaft; slate roof.
PLAN: double-depth, one room wide, with left doorway to side
passage widening to accommodate rear stairs.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 2-window front, with plat bands at floor
levels. 12-pane sashes to ground and first floors and small
6-pane sashes to the second floor, all with flat brick arches
over. To left, stone steps up from the street to the
round-headed front doorway which now has C20 cement flat
surround with low pitched head, and contains a C20 part-glazed
door under a plain fanlight. Passage rear doorway contains
original round-headed door with fielded panels and integral
fanlight with radial glazing bars. Plain eaves to parallel
gable-ended roof containing a gabled dormer.
INTERIOR: Open-string geometric staircase with stick
balusters. Fielded-panel doors. Front room has lost its
chimneypiece but is otherwise complete; moulded plaster dentil
cornice, fielded-panel wainscotting to the dado, cupboards
with fielded-panel doors, and fielded-panel shutters. Rest of
interior not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SX8777251589

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

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