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A Grade II Listed Building in Northam, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0305 / 51°1'49"N

Longitude: -4.2097 / 4°12'34"W

OS Eastings: 245149

OS Northings: 128001

OS Grid: SS451280

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.H9F2

Mapcode Global: FRA 262D.7ST

Entry Name: Wellesbourne

Listing Date: 31 May 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419828

Location: Northam, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Northam

Built-Up Area: Northam

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Northam St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

846- /6/10005 (South side)

House. Late C18, said to be 1789. Rendered over slatestone rubble with dry slate roof,
hipped to front block, with brick stacks. Double-depth plan to main block, with service
wings attached. 3-storey main block, with wide bracketed eaves to front and sides, the
corners articulated by pilasters and with plat band between ground and first floors.
Symmetrical 5-window front with louvred shutters to all windows: 6/6-pane sashes to
ground and first floors, and 3/6-pane sashes to second floor. Semi-circular arched doorway
with fanlight set within fine Doric porch, glazed in C20. Rear and flanking east and west
service wings; the latter set back and attached to rear comers of front block, the west wing
having glazing bar sashes and coved cornice beneath tall castellated parapet. A complete
example of an architecturally distinguished late Cl8 house.

Listing NGR: SS4514928001

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