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Latitude: 50.9509 / 50°57'3"N
Longitude: -4.1415 / 4°8'29"W
OS Eastings: 249671
OS Northings: 119009
OS Grid: SS496190
Mapcode National: GBR KM.NGMS
Mapcode Global: FRA 266L.JCY
Entry Name: Castle House
Listing Date: 19 March 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1310018
English Heritage Legacy ID: 90450
Location: Great Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX38
Civil Parish: Great Torrington
Built-Up Area: Great Torrington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Great Torrington St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
1. CASTLE STREET
1735 (East Side)
SS 4919 1/14 19.3.51.
Late C18 or early C19, with garden front added circa 1820. Now a Nursing
Home. Said to have been built of stone from Castle ruins. Square, 2 storey,
stucco. Sash windows. Ogee bracket cornice. Garden front lower storey
projects with 4 tall sash windows with glazing bars. Centre recessed Greek
Doric porch with fluted columns and pilasters in antis, guttae to entablature.
Above this is a deep balcony with good iron balustrade and canopy supported
on slender cast iron columns.
Nos 2 to 8 (even) Nos 18, 20, Castle House and Nos 5 to 13 (odd) Nos 21
to 25 (odd) (West Side) form a group.
Listing NGR: SS4967119009
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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