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Harbourmaster's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Topsham, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6815 / 50°40'53"N

Longitude: -3.4647 / 3°27'52"W

OS Eastings: 296618

OS Northings: 87893

OS Grid: SX966878

Mapcode National: GBR P2.JRW2

Mapcode Global: FRA 37M8.Q1R

Entry Name: Harbourmaster's House

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 89072

Location: Exeter, Devon, EX3

County: Devon

Electoral Ward/Division: Topsham

Built-Up Area: Topsham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Topsham St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

(South End)
Harbourmaster's House
(Formerly listed in the
rural district of
St Thomas)
SX 9688 9/819 11.11.52.
Block of gabled buildings, probably late C17 with perhaps an earlier core. The
side facing the river was once the Custom House and is now the Harbourmaster's
house and workshop. This has 2 storeys, 3 windows timberframed and plastered
front with 2 gables. Sash windows those to ground floor having early glazing bars.
Interior has ancient piers of local red stone. The whole badly damaged by fire
in 1971, now rebuilt partly in modern materials and partly in facsimile.

Listing NGR: SX9661887892

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

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