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Latitude: 51.0815 / 51°4'53"N
Longitude: -4.0587 / 4°3'31"W
OS Eastings: 255893
OS Northings: 133366
OS Grid: SS558333
Mapcode National: GBR KQ.D5MH
Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.6MB
Entry Name: 109, Boutport Street
Listing Date: 31 August 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385057
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485518
Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX31
District: North 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
SS5533SE BOUTPORT STREET
684-1/7/62 (West side)
Offices. 1865. Painted brick with dressings of stone or
cement. Slated roof with red ridge tiles. Chimney of
cream-coloured brick on each side wall.
3 storeys. 5-window range. Ground storey arranged in 5 bays
with pilasters between and at either side supporting an
entablature. Narrower end bays each contain a round-arched
doorway with moulded archivolt and carved keystone. Doors have
3 vertical panels, the centre panel interrupted by a circular
panel in which is set a brass handle consisting of a hand
clenching a bar. Windows in 3 centre bays are of
mullioned-and-transomed lights, the mullions in the form of
fluted and twisted iron columns. The frieze above has raised
panels, 2 of them circular and decorated with a flower.
Upper-storey windows are segmental-headed with moulded brick
arches and keystones; moulded cills. Plain sashes with horns.
The 2 end bays are flanked by pilasters, and there is a raised
brick band at 2nd-floor level. Coved eaves cornice. INTERIOR
The building was erected for the Barnstaple Bridge Trust and
appears to have been designed as offices, making it an early
example of provincial office architecture. Included for group
(Cruse JB: The Long Bridge of Barnstaple: Barnstaple: 1982-:
Listing NGR: SS5589333366
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