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Latitude: 50.8953 / 50°53'42"N
Longitude: -3.4894 / 3°29'21"W
OS Eastings: 295352
OS Northings: 111697
OS Grid: SS953116
Mapcode National: GBR LH.RZT8
Mapcode Global: FRA 36LQ.SJB
Plus Code: 9C2RVGW6+47
Entry Name: Collipriest House
Listing Date: 12 February 1952
Last Amended: 10 April 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1384802
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485261
Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
Civil Parish: Tiverton
Built-Up Area: Tiverton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Tiverton St George
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS91SE COLLIPRIEST LANE, Collipriest
848-1/7/65 Collipriest House
(Formerly Listed as:
COLLIPRIEST ROAD, Collipriest
Country house, now residential flats. Early C18 south front,
main front c1778 by Thomas Winslow.
MATERIALS: stucco and render with stucco detail; steep (except
for service wing) dry slate hipped roofs; rendered end stack
on left, 2 stacks rear of front range, axial stack to
left-hand service wing and lateral stack to left of right-hand
PLAN: large U-shaped plan with double-depth range at the
front, service wing at right angles behind left-hand side and
early C18 south garden front at right angles behind right-hand
EXTERIOR: 3-storey front, 2-storey service wings; symmetrical
1:5:1-window front with end bays projecting forward. Mostly
early C19 12-pane hornless sashes. Central open-pedimented
Doric porch with round-arched doorway; traceried overlight
with scrolled detail over original pair of 3-panel doors with
fielded panels. Stucco detail includes mid-floor bands and
modillion cornice to parapet. 2:3:2-window right-hand (south)
return has pedimented centre broken forward: keyed oculus to
pediment, bellcote over; round-arched openings with spoked
fanlight heads to ground floor and to 2 bays on right.
INTERIOR: not inspected except to note fine entrance hall with
good plasterwork and two Ionic columns surviving from later
HISTORY: Collipriest was the home of the Carews and the
Blundells. In the entrance hall is a photograph of a 1763
portrait of Mrs Thomas Winslow, who lived at Collipriest and
was related to Sir Joshua Reynolds.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: 1989-: 278-9).
Listing NGR: SS9535211697
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