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Rising Sun Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Latitude: 51.08 / 51°4'47"N

Longitude: -4.0583 / 4°3'29"W

OS Eastings: 255915

OS Northings: 133198

OS Grid: SS559331

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DCQ7

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.DR9

Plus Code: 9C3Q3WHR+XM

Entry Name: Rising Sun Public House

Listing Date: 31 December 1973

Last Amended: 29 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485532

Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

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

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684-1/8/76 (West side)
31/12/73 Rising Sun Public House
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.85, 86 AND 87)


Public house. Early C19, probably a rebuilding of an earlier
core. Smooth rendered mass wall construction; slate roof,
gabled at ends; stacks with brick shafts including a handmade
brick shaft projecting through roof in front of the ridge.
2 rooms wide, rear right wing with separate entrance on right
2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window range with dentil eaves
cornice. Continuous fascia with moulded cornice and frieze.
C20 central doorway flanked by ground-floor windows which have
been reglazed and probably enlarged this century. First floor
has paired 8-pane sashes to left and right and a 12-pane sash
in the centre. 3 second floor 3 over 6-pane sashes. Right
return has 2 doorways, one into the rear wing has a moulded
cornice and frieze. Scattered fenestration, mostly sashes, one
first-floor plank loading door.
INTERIOR: ground floor gutted for present use, features of
interest may survive elsewhere.

Listing NGR: SS5591733185

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