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1, Union Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnstaple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0757 / 51°4'32"N

Longitude: -4.0541 / 4°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 256197

OS Northings: 132720

OS Grid: SS561327

Mapcode National: GBR KR.DDSV

Mapcode Global: FRA 26D8.NF2

Entry Name: 1, Union Place

Listing Date: 31 August 1988

Last Amended: 29 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485845

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

SS5632 UNION PLACE
684-1/5/255 (East side)
31/08/88 No.1
(Formerly Listed as:
UNION PLACE
(East side)
No.1
(Drake House))

GV II

House, now hotel, incorporated with No.2 (qv). Early C19,
apparently with a slightly later extension on right-hand side.
Solid, rendered walls probably of stone or brick. Slated roof
with catslide at rear; red ridge-tiles. Double-fronted,
double-depth plan.
2 storeys. 3-window range, with a further window in extension
to right. Main building has sash windows, those at each end of
8 panes, except for the lower ground-storey sashes which have
12 panes; middle window of upper storey has 6-paned sashes.
Round-arched doorway in centre of ground storey; 6-panelled
door with knocker, fanlight with radial glazing bars.
Extension to right is set back slightly. Projecting, canted
bay window, probably a later insertion, in upper storey;
sashes, the middle ones 2-paned. Late C20 porch to hotel.
INTERIOR not inspected.
This house, together with No.2 Union Place (qv), has group
value both with Nos 1-6 Union Terrace (qv), Taw Vale, to the
south-west, and Holy Trinity Church (qv) to the north-east.


Listing NGR: SS5619732720

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

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