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1 and 2, Taw Vale Parade

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0769 / 51°4'36"N

Longitude: -4.0575 / 4°3'26"W

OS Eastings: 255963

OS Northings: 132857

OS Grid: SS559328

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.DKXT

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.M2P

Entry Name: 1 and 2, Taw Vale Parade

Listing Date: 19 January 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485811

Location: Barnstaple, North Devon, Devon, EX32

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 Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


BARNSTAPLE

SS5532 TAW VALE PARADE
684-1/4/230 Nos.1 AND 2
19/01/51

GV II

Pair of houses. c1810-1830. Smooth-plastered mass wall
construction; natural slate roof, hipped at ends with crested
ridge-tiles; stacks with rendered brick shaft with platband
and 8 old pots with toothed cresting. Italianate style.
Pair of mirror plan double-depth houses, the main range, at
the front, one room wide, heated from shared axial stack.
2 storeys. Symmetrical 5-bay front with deep boxed eaves, the
front elevation with a dentil cornice; platband at first-floor
level; windows have external sliding sun shutters. Outer
round-headed doorways with recessed inner arch, both with
small-pane C20 glazed front doors and fanlights. Centre bay of
the range has a round-headed niche and cill blocks and blind
first-floor window with a moulded architrave and cill blocks.
Ground-floor windows glazed with tripartite horned sashes,
2-pane in the centre, No.1 retains outer 4-pane lights. 4
first-floor 12-pane hornless sashes. Right return of No.2 has
a round-headed stair window facing Litchdon Lane.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Part of a group of fine C19 town houses on Taw Vale Parade.


Listing NGR: SS5596332857

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