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Bow Bridge House, Ashprington

Description: Bow Bridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 100947

OS Grid Reference: SX8122056600
OS Grid Coordinates: 281220, 56600
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3973, -3.6725

Location: Ashprington, Devon TQ9 7EE

Locality: Ashprington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 7EE

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Listing Text

6/38 Bow Bridge House


House. Circa early to mid C17. Local stone rubble with red brick window
dressings; rendered left hand end wall. Grouted scantle slate hipped roof.
3 stone rubble lateral stacks at the rear with brick shafts.
Plan: 3-room plan with an entrance stairhall between the equal-size right
hand room and centre room; the left hand room is smaller. All the rooms are
heated from lateral stacks at the back. There is a single storey wing behind
the left hand end. Formerly there was a doorway in the front of the left hand
room. Exterior: 2 storeys 1:3 window range; C20 facsimile 16-pane sashes,
ground floor centre window is a tripartite sash with glazing bars; all in
openings with red brick segmented circles, jambs and slate sills. Doorway to
right centre has glazed C20 door and C19 wooden trellis porch. The ground
floor left hand window was once a doorway. The right hand ground floor window
also seems formerly to have been a doorway but it was originally a window.
At the rear are 3 lateral stacks with set-offs, the right hand is smaller;
between the centre and left hand stack there is a slated portico hood over the
back doorway.
Interior: Original C19 staircase with stick balusters, turned newel and
moulded handrail; the remainder of the interior was not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX8122056600

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Source: English Heritage

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