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Cairn House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3504 / 50°21'1"N

Longitude: -3.5788 / 3°34'43"W

OS Eastings: 287770

OS Northings: 51249

OS Grid: SX877512

Mapcode National: GBR QS.RJ4H

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D3.ML2

Entry Name: Cairn House

Listing Date: 11 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387276

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


673-1/8/155 (South side)
11/12/69 No.3
Cairn House


House. 1904 rebuild of a 1632 house, according to date plaque.
Stucco on stone rubble to second floor, slate-hung
timber-framing above; right end stack with rendered
chimneyshaft; slate roof.
PLAN: One-room plan, raised one storey in 1904.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 2-window front. Lower storeys are stucco
lightly blocked out as ashlar, upper storey is slate-hung.
Original early C20 four-panel front door with plain overlight.
Right bay contains horned 4-pane sashes; first-floor left has
a 16-pane sash and second floor has a 12-pane sash. Roof
hipped to left, gable-ended to right. Left return wall exposed
to Higher Street and clad like the front. It is blind but, at
first-floor level, contains a shaped date plaque, a rectangle
with circle on the top: the circle is inscribed 1632 and below
is inscribed "Rebuilt A.D.1904 W.H.N."
INTERIOR: Not inspected but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SX8777051249

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

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