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55, 55A and 56, Boutport Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0793 / 51°4'45"N

Longitude: -4.0582 / 4°3'29"W

OS Eastings: 255918

OS Northings: 133118

OS Grid: SS559331

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DCQH

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.DSP

Plus Code: 9C3Q3WHR+PP

Entry Name: 55, 55A and 56, Boutport Street

Listing Date: 31 December 1973

Last Amended: 29 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385038

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485499

Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Barnstaple

Built-Up Area: Barnstaple

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Barnstaple St Peter and St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


684-1/9/42 (East side)
31/12/73 Nos.55, 55A AND 56
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Nos.55 AND 56)


House or houses in a range of one build. C17, remodelled early
C18. Solid rendered front; stone rubble rear wall. Tarred
slated roof. Red brick chimney on ridge, off-centre to left.
Another large, diagonally-set one behind ridge at right-hand
end. 2 storeys with garret. 8-window range. Ground storey has
3 late C20 shop fronts. In upper storey the 3 left-hand
windows have 6-paned late C20 wood casements imitating sashes.
The 5 right-hand windows have plain sashes in recessed
box-frames. Boxed eaves cornice with close-set brackets. Above
the 5 right-hand windows a pair of hipped dormers; each has
flanking panelled pilasters and 2-light wood casements with 6
panes per light.
INTERIORS: No.55 has ovolo-moulded ceiling beam in ground
storey. Foot of late C20 roof truss visible upstairs. The 2
right-hand shops have no visible early features; rooms above
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS5591833118

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