History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Carlyon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

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

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

Find accommodation in
Barnstaple

Listing Text


BARNSTAPLE

SS5534SE NORTHFIELD LANE, Pilton
684-1/2/336 (West side (off))
31/12/73 Carlyon House
(Formerly Listed as:
NORTHFIELD LANE, Pilton
Pilton Chambers)

GV II

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-:
161).

Listing NGR: SS5548034292

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.