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16 and 16a, Briton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9887 / 50°59'19"N

Longitude: -3.4828 / 3°28'57"W

OS Eastings: 296024

OS Northings: 122077

OS Grid: SS960220

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.L1HD

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LH.NYP

Plus Code: 9C2RXGQ8+FV

Entry Name: 16 and 16a, Briton Street

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96669

Location: Bampton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Bampton

Built-Up Area: Bampton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bampton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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6/25 Nos 16 and 16a


House, divided into 2 cottages. C17 with C20 alterations. Whitewashed stone rubble
; slate roof, gabled at left end, hipped at right end ; axial stack with shaft
projecting through roof to front of ridge, front lateral stack with stack projecting
through eaves.
Plan: 2 room and cross passage plan with C20 rear additions. The house has been
divided into 2 using the cross passage as a common entrance.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4 window front with a C20 stable door to the
passage to right of centre with a porch canopy carried on brackets. Fenestration of
C20 timber 2 and 3-light casements.
Interior: The right hand room has an open fireplace with stone jambs and a chamfered
lintel, rough cross beam. The left hand room has a blocked fireplace backing on to
the passage with the original chamfered lintel intact ; chamfered cross beam with
step stops.
Roof: Not thoroughly inspected but some old purlins survive. The right hand truss
appears to be a conventional collar rafter arrangement but Hulland refers to jointed
Hulland, Charles, Bampton, A Town Walk (1985)

Listing NGR: SS9602422077

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