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92, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0797 / 51°4'46"N

Longitude: -4.0599 / 4°3'35"W

OS Eastings: 255802

OS Northings: 133167

OS Grid: SS558331

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DCB8

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.D4S

Entry Name: 92, High Street

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385176

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485638

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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Listing Text


BARNSTAPLE

SS5533SE HIGH STREET
684-1/7/161 (West side)
19/01/51 No.92

GV II

House and shop. 1710, or possibly a little earlier; later
addition at rear. Rendered, solid walls, probably of brick.
Slated roof with red ridge-tiles, parallel to street. Red
brick chimney on right gable. Plan: double-depth, one room
wide.
4 storeys, altered to 3. Asymmetrical but regular 2-window
range. C20 shop front to ground floor. Windows with moulded
architraves, first-floor windows truncated at bottom by raised
ceiling, but retaining some stained glass; 2nd-floor windows
8-pane sashes; 3rd-floor windows 4 over 8-pane sashes.
Exceptional coved eaves cornice, decorated with presumably
plaster trophies (includes gloves, drums and standards) in
deep relief.
INTERIOR: altered with original stair removed. Ground floor
gutted for shop use. Upper floor retains parts of seed husk
plaster ceiling in an C18 style.

Listing NGR: SS5580433165

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

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