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Kittery Court Including Wall and Gateway Adjoining North West, Kingswear

Description: Kittery Court Including Wall and Gateway Adjoining North West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 100586

OS Grid Reference: SX8818950921
OS Grid Coordinates: 288189, 50921
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3476, -3.5728

Location: Beacon Road, Kingswear, Devon TQ6 0AB

Locality: Kingswear
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ6 0AB

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Listing Text


16/147 Kittery Court including
wall and gateway
- adjoining north west

- II

Detached house on the edge of the estuary of the River Dart. Circa late C18 or
early C19, extended and remodelled mid C19, and with circa early C18 wing to
north. Stuccoed. Bitumenised slate roof with gabled and hipped ends. Paired
brackets to eaves soffit. Three storeys. Four bays. The original late C18 or
early C19 house is three bays. Sash windows with glazing bars ground floor tri-
partite sashes, centre first floor and second floor replaced by casements but
in original openings. All windows have louvred shutters. Central glazed door
with side lights and C20 semi-circular porch on columns. Right hand (south) mid
C19 one bay extension with two-storeyed bay windows. Circa early C18 wing to
north was probably built by John Fownes of Nethway House qv in 1717 when he pur-
chased the property. Partly stuccoed stone rubble, gabled and hipped bitumenised
slate roof, at right angles to main range, lower two storeys and attic with case-
ment windows. Including section of stone rubble garden wall adjoining north west
with C18 brick round arch doorway with keystone and moulded stone imposts and
bases to the responds.

Listing NGR: SX8818950921

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Source: English Heritage

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