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Carlyon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0897 / 51°5'22"N

Longitude: -4.065 / 4°3'53"W

OS Eastings: 255480

OS Northings: 134292

OS Grid: SS554342

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.CQ1D

Mapcode Global: FRA 26C7.Q5Z

Plus Code: 9C3Q3WQP+V2

Entry Name: Carlyon House

Listing Date: 31 December 1973

Last Amended: 29 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485711

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: Pilton with Ashford

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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684-1/2/336 (West side (off))
31/12/73 Carlyon House
(Formerly Listed as:
Pilton Chambers)


Vicarage. Said to be 1837 but apparently remodelled later
c1860. Rendered mass wall construction with slate roof and
stacks with rendered shafts. Deep rectangular plan.
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3:2-bay front, the left-hand 3 bays
symmetrical, the centre bay broken forward and gabled to the
front. Deep eaves and verges on brackets. Eaves band; platband
at first-floor cill level. Recessed C20 front door between
paired Doric pilasters with an entablature with cornice. Door
has overlight with geometric glazing bars. 12-pane sashes. 2
to ground floor and 3 to first. Lower-roofed block to the
right has 12-pane sashes to first floor, ground-floor windows
replaced with modern top-hung timber casements.
INTERIOR not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Reed states that the vicarage was built in
1837 at the expense of the Rev William Craddock Hall. It
ceased to be a vicarage c1970.
(Reed, MA: Pilton, its Past and Present: Barnstaple: 1985-:

Listing NGR: SS5548034292

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