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1 and 2, the Balconies

A Grade II Listed Building in Instow, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0512 / 51°3'4"N

Longitude: -4.181 / 4°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 247230

OS Northings: 130250

OS Grid: SS472302

Mapcode National: GBR KK.G4N2

Mapcode Global: FRA 264B.LZ6

Entry Name: 1 and 2, the Balconies

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98787

Location: Instow, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Instow

Built-Up Area: Instow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Instow St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

INSTOW THE QUAY , Instow
SS 43 SE
1/83 Nos. 1 & 2, The Balconies
GV
II
Pair of terraced houses. Circa 1830-40. Painted stuccoed stone rubble. Slate
roofs. Stacks to each end. 2 rooms deep, single room wide with parallel adjoining
corridor halls. 2 storeys, no. 1 with attic storey. 4-window range. Symmetrical.
4-paned French windows with margin glazing bars. Gabled dormer to no. 1. Ground
floor has 6-panelled doors with overlights that to left recessed with panelled
doorcase surround, that to right brought out in line with facade. Large hornless
16-paned sashes to each side with horizontal sliding louvred timber shutters. The
whole is fronted with a 2-storey balcony with tent-shaped slate roof with a
dentilled cornice, supported on 4 turned timber posts, the upper storey with 3
intermediate shorter turned baluster and 3 sections of wrought iron railings
between each balusters with intersecting ogee and round-arched heads and
quatrefoils in the top and bottom rails. Ground floor railings with verticals of
square section.
No. 1 has lobby inner door with semi-circular headed door surround and door with 2-
panelled base, the upper half glazed with 4 panes and margin bars. Otherwise
interiors not inspected.


Listing NGR: SS4723030250

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