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Latitude: 51.0789 / 51°4'43"N
Longitude: -4.0589 / 4°3'32"W
OS Eastings: 255868
OS Northings: 133078
OS Grid: SS558330
Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DCL7
Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.DK5
Entry Name: 108 and 109, High Street
Listing Date: 31 December 1973
Last Amended: 29 September 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385185
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485647
Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX31
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
SS5533SE HIGH STREET
684-1/7/170 (West side)
31/12/73 Nos.108 AND 109
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.107, 108 AND 109)
House, now offices and shops. Early C19. Solid rendered walls.
Slated roof, hipped to left. 2 late C20 red brick chimneys. 3
3-window range with 4-window return to Maiden Street; one
window on the rounded corner. Early C20 shop front facing both
streets; panelled pilasters supporting entablature with
panelled frieze; carved block on consoles at right-hand end.
Display windows have transom-lights with coloured leaded
glass, including an 'island' showcase on the street-corner;
door is set well back behind this, behind a mosaic pavement
inscribed Briggs & Compy.
At left-hand end of Maiden Street front is a blank space
probably occupied by the house door. The shop front ends short
of the party wall of the house; to right of it is a late C20
shop front which overlaps No.107 (qv). Upper-storey windows
have barred sashes: 6 over 9 panes in 2nd storey, 6 over 6
panes in 3rd storey. The middle windows to High Street are
blind; also the middle 2nd-storey windows to Maiden Street,
together with the 1st and 3rd windows from the right in the
3rd storey. Top entablature with prominent cornice.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Listing NGR: SS5586833078
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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