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No 17 Including Forecourt Retaining Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Clovelly, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9981 / 50°59'53"N

Longitude: -4.3994 / 4°23'57"W

OS Eastings: 231728

OS Northings: 124815

OS Grid: SS317248

Mapcode National: GBR K8.KHB1

Mapcode Global: FRA 16NG.ZV8

Entry Name: No 17 Including Forecourt Retaining Walls

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91097

Location: Clovelly, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Clovelly

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Clovelly All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 3124

11/29 No 17 including forecourt
20.2.58 retaining walls


House. Date on front: "C. H. 1908." for Christine Hamlyn, possibly on a C17 site.
Rubble core, smooth-rendered and colourwashed, gabled-ended slate roof with a clay
ridge; brick stack to right.
Plan: Direct entry from front door to a parlour to left with a gable-end fireplace,
kitchen in room to right with gable-end fireplace. Single room depth, 2 rooms on
ground floor.
Exterior: 2 storeys, asymmetrical 4 windows, on first floor 4 2-light casements
with diamond-paned leaded lights, 3 similar casements on the ground floor. Door
opening under second window from left, 9-panelled door in neo-C17 style, slated pent
hood on 3 wooden brackets. Raised rubble forecourt with slate capping and iron
Interior: both the kitchen and parlour fireplace with wooden bressumers, to kitchen
unchamfered, adjacent bread oven with iron door; parlour fireplace with chamfered
lintol with stepped stops, indicating reuse of C17 timber. There is no evidence to
suggest any of the present fabric of the house is C17.
The house was at one time 2 divided into 2 dwellings.

Listing NGR: SS3173024811

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