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14, Cross Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0794 / 51°4'45"N

Longitude: -4.0609 / 4°3'39"W

OS Eastings: 255732

OS Northings: 133135

OS Grid: SS557331

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DC2Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 26C8.KRK

Plus Code: 9C3Q3WHQ+PJ

Entry Name: 14, Cross Street

Listing Date: 31 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485580

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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684-1/7/108 (South side)
31/08/88 No.14


House, now with shop. Early or mid C19 front, possibly to a
C18 house. Solid, rendered front wall. Slated roof with red
ridge tiles. Large red brick chimney on rear wall.
3 storeys. 2-window range. Ground storey has early or mid C19
doorway to right with flanking Doric pilasters supporting an
entablature. To left, late C19 projecting shop window with
canted sides; iron columns with moulded caps and bases at the
sides and corners, wood entablature above. Raised band below
cills of 2nd storey. Barred sashes in recessed box-frames in
both upper storeys: 6 panes per sash in 2nd storey, 8 in 3rd
storey. Bracketed eaves cornice. INTERIOR not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the house was the birthplace of WNP
Barbellion (Bruce Cummings), author of `Journal of a
Disappointed Man', 1919 (reprinted 1985).

Listing NGR: SS5573233135

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