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108 and 109, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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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

Plus Code: 9C3Q3WHR+HC

Entry Name: 108 and 109, High Street

Listing Date: 31 December 1973

Last Amended: 29 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485647

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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684-1/7/170 (West side)
31/12/73 Nos.108 AND 109
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
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

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