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98, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0793 / 51°4'45"N

Longitude: -4.0596 / 4°3'34"W

OS Eastings: 255822

OS Northings: 133130

OS Grid: SS558331

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DCDL

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.D86

Plus Code: 9C3Q3WHR+P5

Entry Name: 98, High Street

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385180

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485642

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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684-1/9/165 (West side)
19/01/51 No.98


Shop with accommodation over. C17 with later remodelling in
the C18 and late C20. Painted brick; roof concealed behind
parapet. Originally deep plan, 2-rooms wide, ground floor now
gutted for shop use but preserving sections of plaster ceiling
on ground floor to former rear rooms on both sides.
3 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay early C19 front. Deep projecting
moulded eaves cornice with dentil frieze and parapet. C20 shop
front with plate-glass windows canted in to the door. Remains
of one C19 pilaster to left with large timber bracket. Remains
of moulded cornice in centre visible above C20 fascia. 3
first- and 3 second-floor windows with moulded architraves,
glazed with 2-pane sashes.
INTERIOR: ground floor preserves 2 different decorated plaster
ceilings, exposed through holes cut in C20 suspended ceiling;
fireplace on rear left wall largely concealed by modern shop
fittings. First floor not inspected but said to have
incomplete early C17 ribbed ceiling with large pendant.

Listing NGR: SS5582233130

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