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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1098219



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Devon

District: East Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Upottery

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Mar-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 86699

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UPOTTERY UPOTTERY ST 20 NW 7/144 The Sidmouth Arms including front - boundary walls GV II Public house. Circa 1870. Local stone and flint rubble with Membury stone ashlar detail; stone rubble stacks with ashlar chimneyshafts; slate roof. Plan: L-plan building. The main block faces west and it contains the main rooms. It has a 3-room plan, each has a gable-end stack. There is a central through- passage with the main stair off the rear end set in a rear outshot. A rear block projects at right angles to rear of the right (south) end. It was formerly the kitchen wing with a rear gable-end stack. The public house is 2 storeys. Exterior: symmetrical 4-window front of 2-light stone window with shoulder-headed lights. The shoulder heads of the left window bay have been removed. The windows have segmental relieving arches over and the outer first floor windows have gables over. The central front doorway contains the original part-glazed door behind an original gabled porch with cusped bargeboards pierced with trefoils and a shaped finial. There are ashlar quoins each end and a timber openwork valance under the eaves. The same pattern is used for the bargeboards on the left gable-end but the right gable-end has plain bargeboards. Interior: includes a great deal of original joinery detail and there is some original exposed carpentry in Cl7 style e.g. chamfered with scroll-stopped crossbeams and open brick fireplaces with timber lintels. The Sidmouth Arms is one of a good group of C19 buildings built at the expense of Lord Sidmouth which make up most of the village of Upottery.

Listing NGR: ST2021307650

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National Grid Reference: ST 20213 07650


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