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Uplowman House

A Grade II Listed Building in Uplowman, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9335 / 50°56'0"N

Longitude: -3.3996 / 3°23'58"W

OS Eastings: 301746

OS Northings: 115828

OS Grid: ST017158

Mapcode National: GBR LM.PJL4

Mapcode Global: FRA 36RM.Z9V

Entry Name: Uplowman House

Listing Date: 17 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325909

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96025

Location: Uplowman, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Uplowman

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Uplowman St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

UPLOWMAN
ST 01 NW
4/178
- Uplowman House
- II
Small country mansion. Late C18. Plastered stone rubble; stone rubble stacks with
brick chimney shafts; slate roof.
Plan: U-plan building. The main block faces south and it has a 2-room plan, one
each side of a central entrance hall with the stair block projecting to rear in the
angle of the 2 main wings. Both rooms have rear lateral stacks, the left (west)
one shared with the adjoining room of the main rear 2-room plan rear block. Rear
room has an end stack. Lower service rear block projecting to rear of the right
room and it has a gable-end stack. Main house is 3 storeys and there is a basement
below the main (west) rear block.
Exterior: main block has a symmetrical 5-window front in which the centre bay is
broken forward very slightly. All are 12-pane sashes (and there are more on the
west side). Central main doorway contains a part-glazed panelled door and a
fanlight with glazing bars. The doorcase has fluted pilasters and pedimented head.
Plain stucco bands across the front at first and second floor levels and stucco
quoins on each end corner. The roof is hipped each end.
Interior: not inspected but apparently contains a great deal of original joinery
and other detail including an open string geometric stair with stick balusters.
Source: circa 1970 sales brochure in NMR.


Listing NGR: ST0174615828

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