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Latitude: 51.0066 / 51°0'23"N
Longitude: -3.9254 / 3°55'31"W
OS Eastings: 265008
OS Northings: 124784
OS Grid: SS650247
Mapcode National: GBR KX.JWXZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 26NG.4JF
Entry Name: Coachman's House and Clock Tower Approximately 20 Metres East of Hudscott House
Listing Date: 20 February 1967
Last Amended: 14 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1079499
English Heritage Legacy ID: 443244
Location: Chittlehampton, North Devon, Devon, EX37
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Chittlehampton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Chittlehampton with Umberleigh
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 62 SE
4/103 Coachman's House and Clock Tower
20.2.67 approximately 20 metres east of
14.7.87 Hudscott House
Coachmans House. 1711. Brick, Flemish bond facade and stone rubble to rear.
Gabled slate roof with brick ridge stack and bell-cote to front gable end.
Plan : Small rectangular plan with 2 rooms on each floor with central stack heating
left-hand room and staircase to front of stack. Entrance at rear to left-hand room.
2 storeys. 3 bays. Symmetrical. Original fenestration with two 24-paned hornless
sashes with thick glazing bars on each floor flanking blind window above round-
headed niche. Clockface set diamond-wise in gable with the date 1711. Bellcote
above is open-sided with timber uprights supporting ogee lead roof. The clock
mechanism, made by Lewis Pridham, is also dated 1711 and in perfect working order.
The Coachmans House faces Hudscott House and is an early and very unspoilt example
of its type. It forms a group with the stable block and integral gatepiers and
flanking walls (q.v.) all of which are brick fronted but of stone rubble
construction at the rear.
Listing NGR: SS6500824784
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