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11, Joy Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0811 / 51°4'51"N

Longitude: -4.0591 / 4°3'32"W

OS Eastings: 255864

OS Northings: 133324

OS Grid: SS558333

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.D5JB

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.6H3

Entry Name: 11, Joy Street

Listing Date: 31 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385193

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485655

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 JOY STREET
684-1/7/182 (South side)
31/08/88 No.11

GV II

Shop. 1896. By A Lauder. For Barnstaple Co-operative Society.
Front of limestone ashlar with bands of brown stone; remainder
red brick. Roof not visible from street. Red brick chimney on
left gable. Late medieval French Gothic style.
2 lofty storeys, equal to 3 storeys of the neighbouring
buildings. 4-bay front. C20 shop front in ground storey,
except for original doorway at left-hand end. Doorway has
moulded segmental arch with section of entablature above. To
left a triangular pilaster with carved capital. Upper storey
has a range of round-arched windows with heavily moulded
archivolts springing from triangular pilasters with attached
shaft at either side. At the foot of the right-hand pilaster
and of each of the 2 left-hand pilasters is a griffin holding
a shield. Above each window is a gabled hood containing a
cartouche flanked by cherubs, the feet of the hoods decorated
with winged beasts. Behind the hoods is a tall panelled
parapet surmounted by more griffins holding shields.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS5586433324

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

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