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Woolston Place Including Garden Retaining Wall, Railings and Gate-Piers to South-East

A Grade II Listed Building in West Alvington, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.261 / 50°15'39"N

Longitude: -3.8022 / 3°48'7"W

OS Eastings: 271641

OS Northings: 41670

OS Grid: SX716416

Mapcode National: GBR QG.610D

Mapcode Global: FRA 28XB.QK1

Entry Name: Woolston Place Including Garden Retaining Wall, Railings and Gate-Piers to South-East

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305952

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100898

Location: West Alvington, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: West Alvington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: West Alvington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WEST ALVINGTON WOOLSTON
SX 74 SW
5/201 Woolston Place including garden
retaining wall, railings and gate
piers to south-east.
II
House. Early C19. Coursed slate stone rubble walls, rendered at the gable ends.
Gable ended slate roof with overhanging eaves. Rendered brick stack at each gable end.
Plan somewhat altered in C20 but originally double depth with one room either
side of central hall. Some internal partitions have been removed. C20 rear
addition.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Almost symmetrical 3 window front of early C19 16 pane
hornless sashes apart from C20 facsimile on ground floor to right. Dressed stone
flat arches over window. At centre is probably original 6 panel door with
restored open porch in front consisting of flat hood supported on fluted columns
with pilasters behind. At rear 2 original sashes survive, otherwise C20 windows.
Flat roof single storey C20 wing built on to include tall garden retaining wall
to south-east, abutting road on 2 sides, which has gateway in semi-circular recess on corner and divided steps with iron railings leading to gate with square rubble piers.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but likely to contain original joinery
such as panelled doors and staircase.


Listing NGR: SX7164141670

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