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1 and 2, Albert Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilfracombe, Devon

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Latitude: 51.2099 / 51°12'35"N

Longitude: -4.1183 / 4°7'5"W

OS Eastings: 252129

OS Northings: 147761

OS Grid: SS521477

Mapcode National: GBR KN.42HL

Mapcode Global: VH4M4.KVND

Plus Code: 9C3Q6V5J+WM

Entry Name: 1 and 2, Albert Place

Listing Date: 14 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390148

Location: Ilfracombe, North Devon, Devon, EX34

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ilfracombe

Built-Up Area: Ilfracombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ilfracombe St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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853-1/7/9 Nos.1 AND 2


Pair of semi-detached houses. Early C19.
MATERIALS: rendered, solid front walls with masonry markings;
right-hand gable wall hung with asbestos slates. Slated roof,
No 1 with asbestos slates. Red brick chimney on each gable
end, that at No 2 with 5 old pots.
PLAN: double-depth.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with garrets. 3-window front common to
both houses, the middle window blind. Paired doorways set in a
single central opening with a flattened elliptical arch.
6-panelled door (the top 2 panels glazed, the bottom 2 flush)
at No 1; late C20 wooden door with built-in fanlight at No 2.
Between them is a fluted half-column from which rise
foliage-like sprays around plain, semi-circular fanlights.
Upper storey windows have 8-paned sashes, except that the
shorter third-storey windows have only 4 panes in the upper
sash. Bracketed wooden eaves cornice. Centrally placed dormer
with curved top, shared by both houses; 2 pairs of 8-paned
Rear wall (visible from Mill Head) has in third storey barred
sashes matching those at the front; also 1 at left (west) end
of second storey. In the second bay from the left in the
second storey is an old, projecting weather boarded closet; it
has a sash window on the left side, the upper sash with 6
INTERIORS not inspected.
(Devon Record Office: Ilfracombe Tithe Map: 1840-).

Listing NGR: SS5212947761

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