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13, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0795 / 51°4'46"N

Longitude: -4.0594 / 4°3'33"W

OS Eastings: 255836

OS Northings: 133149

OS Grid: SS558331

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DCFM

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.DBB

Entry Name: 13, High Street

Listing Date: 31 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485601

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


BARNSTAPLE

SS558331 HIGH STREET
684-1/9/124 (East side)
31/08/88 No.13

GV II

Shop. Late C19. Probably by WC Oliver of Barnstaple. Limestone
front with bands of brown stone; details in marble and
terracotta. Top storey of red and cream brick with wooden
structure in front. Leaded roof, chimney of red and cream
brick, with crenellated stone cap, on right-hand side wall.
4 storeys. 4-window range with 2 side windows facing Church
Lane. Late C20 shop front in ground storey. 2nd storey has
continuous row of stone mullioned windows, each with 2 transom
lights above containing coloured glass. Carved string course
at first-floor level. Third storey has continuous row of
windows with carved segmental arches springing (in the front
wall) from marble columns resting on a continued moulded cill;
limestone columns to windows facing Church Lane. Windows have
sashes with margin and transom panes of coloured glass. Fronts
flanked by giant pilasters with bands of brown stone. At the
top of each pilaster is a pair of consoles supporting a
section of entablature with a round-headed finial on top.
Cornice between them supported by moulded brackets. 4th storey
has canted bay window set back behind a balustraded wooden
gallery with moulded columns supporting a deep entablature,
this has panelled frieze and triangular pediment over the
centre. INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS5583433147

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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