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Latitude: 51.0767 / 51°4'36"N
Longitude: -4.056 / 4°3'21"W
OS Eastings: 256069
OS Northings: 132829
OS Grid: SS560328
Mapcode National: GBR KR.DDB7
Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.MPF
Entry Name: 16, Litchdon Street
Listing Date: 31 August 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385206
English Heritage Legacy ID: 485668
Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX32
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Barnstaple
Built-Up Area: Barnstaple
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Barnstaple Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS5632 LITCHDON STREET
684-1/5/190 (North East side)
House and shop. Early C19. Solid, rendered walls, probably of
stone. Tarred, slated roof. Old red brick chimney, with
projecting brick-courses forming a cap, on each gable-end; top
of right-hand chimney rebuilt. 2 storeys. 2-window range.
Ground storey has late C19 shop front with doorway between 2
display windows, the sides of which are canted where they
adjoin the door. Latter has 2 sunk panels below and a single
glazed panel above. Fascia flanked by 2 carved consoles with
triangular pediments on top. Upper-storey windows have 8-paned
sashes. Moulded fascia-board under the eaves. The house
appears to be of the same build as Nos 14 & 15 (qv), although
it lacks the rusticated ground storey. INTERIOR not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: an 1821 building lease of No.17 (qv) & No.19
(qv) refers to a house in the occupation of George Webb,
Esquire, already existing on this site.
(Barnstaple Borough Records: BOX 19/4).
Listing NGR: SS5606932829
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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