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Description: Seaton Hotel and West Extension
Date Listed: 24 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 433131
OS Grid Reference: NZ5252429576
OS Grid Coordinates: 452524, 529576
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6585, -1.1873
SEATON CAREW CHURCH STREET
NZ 52 NW
7/141 Seaton Hotel and west
24.3.50 listed in The Front)
Hotel, c.1792, of painted dressed limestone with Westmorland slate roofs. 2
storeys to left, 2½ to right; 4 bays. 2nd bay projects slightly under
shallow gable and has c.1900 flat-roofed porch with entablature, panelled,
clasping and doorway pilasters and mid C20 door under fanlight. Early C20
leaded-light mullioned-and-transomed window to first bay under Venetian
window with late C19 sashes and impost bands. c.1900 bay windows to ground
floor of bays 3 and 4, under first-floor sashes with glazing bars. Early
C20 leaded-light stair window above porch. Sash windows with glazing bars
to attic of bays 2,3 and 4, and in gabled ½-dormers in bays 3 and 4.
Left-hand return has central 2-storey convex-plan quadripartite bay window,
flanked by Venetian first-floor windows; all with late C19 sashes and impost
bands. Early C20 leaded-light glazing to ground floor. Chamfered quoins to
angles; string bands between floors and sills to all windows. Hipped roof
has 2 rendered ridge stacks. Rear (south) 3-storey wing of similar
character. Slightly later and lower west extension: roughcast, of 2
storeys, 2 bays, having c.1900 door and window to left, 3-centred carriage
arch to right. First-floor sash windows with glazing bars and gabled roof
dormers. Early C20 rear extension is not of interest.
Listing NGR: NZ5252429576
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Source: English Heritage
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