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Hill House, Staverton

Description: Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 100649

OS Grid Reference: SX7745266455
OS Grid Coordinates: 277452, 66455
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4851, -3.7287

Location: Staverton, Devon TQ13 7LY

Locality: Staverton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ13 7LY

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Listing Text

SX 76 NE STAVERTON LANDSCOVE

2/104 Hill House

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- II

Former vicarage, now a private house. Circa 1850. Possibly designed by J L Pearson
who designed the Church of St Matthew qv in 1849-50. Tudor style. Stone rubble
with stone dressings and later rendering. South west side has later slate hanging.
Slate roof with stone-coped gables with small stone finials. Asymmetrical plan and
elevations. Two storeys. North east entrance front has twin-gabled wing to right
hand with stack on the larger gable with set-offs and chamfered two-centred arch
doorway to side. Large 4-centred arch stair window in wing to right and stack on
the corner also with set-offs. Two gables to south east front with a stack rising
from the side of the smaller gable. Slate hung south west side with 2 gables and
an external stack to left-hand with set-offs. Stone mullion - transom windows with
4-centred arch lights and iron casements with leaded panes. Contemporary interior
including staircase and stonechimney-pieces with depressed moulded two-centred
arches. Formerly the home of Edward Hyams, C20 gardener, who planted this garden.


Listing NGR: SX7745266455

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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