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The Beacon

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6763 / 50°40'34"N

Longitude: -3.2442 / 3°14'39"W

OS Eastings: 312180

OS Northings: 87030

OS Grid: SY121870

Mapcode National: GBR P8.C5HP

Mapcode Global: FRA 4729.5X0

Entry Name: The Beacon

Listing Date: 12 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87270

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CLIFTON PLACE
1.
1633
The Beacon
SY 1287 1/48 12.10.51.
II GV
2.
Structurally slightly ater than the other houses in Clifton Place. Detached
stucco faced house circa 1840 showing Swiss Chalet influence. Full width
gables with very deep verge soffits and deep wavy bargeboards. Thatched
roof. Chimneys have projecting crenellated coping. The house is set
at angle to the cliff and road. The south east front is 3 storeys with
2 windows, pointed heads with diamond glazing to casements. Verandah
and 1st floor balcony with iron balustrades, the supports carried up to
gable. The south west front to sea has a possibly altered system of fenestration:
on the 1st floor is a canted rectangular stucco bay with tent roof and
the ground floor is also built out with bowed centre and tent roof. Tran-
somed casements with diamond glazing, pointed heads to those on 1st floor
bay. Entrance on North east side.

All the listed buildings in Clifton Place form a group


Listing NGR: SY1218087030

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

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