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Marldon House, Marldon

Description: Marldon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 100627

OS Grid Reference: SX8689363557
OS Grid Coordinates: 286893, 63557
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4609, -3.5948

Location: Love Lane, Marldon, Devon TQ3 1SP

Locality: Marldon
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ3 1SP

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Listing Text

SX 8663 MARLDON

13/81 Marldon House

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- II

Large house, formerly known as Parkfield House. Circa 1835-40. Built by
Francis Garratt who formerly occupied Compton Castle q.v. Stuccoed. Low-
pitched hipped slate roof with deep eaves with paired brackets and panelled
soffit. Rectangular on plan. Two storeys. South-west and north-west garden
fronts of three bays with sash windows complete with glazing bars. The north-
east entrance front is asymmetrical and has moulded mullion/transom windows with
glazing bars in chamfered openings with hood moulds. Right hand first floor
with four-centred head and Y-bar. Below is a gabled porch with buttressed
corners and four-centred arch chamfered doorway with hood mould and glazed
double doors with glazing bars and fanlight with Y-bars. Inner door is similar.
Small bellcote in the valley of the roof. Plain rendered chimney stacks.
Interior: contemporary geometric staircase with simple stick balusters and oval
lantern. Original joinery appears to be largely intact including most of the
doors. Three original, though plain, chimneypieces remain.


Listing NGR: SX8689363557

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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