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COUNTESS WEAR HOUSE

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.

Name: COUNTESS WEAR HOUSE

List entry Number: 1104010

Location

COUNTESS WEAR HOUSE, 59, COUNTESS WEAR ROAD

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

County: Devon

District: Exeter

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Jun-1974

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 88996

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

COUNTESS WEAR ROAD 1. 1092 No 59 (Countess Wear House) SX 98 NW 26/511 II 2. 3 storeys, red brick house with main axis at right angles to road. Built circa 1770, but so much altered in Queen Anne style in 1889 that little original character remains. Modillion cornice, lunetter windows at back. Stone quoins, painted keystones. The entrance is of the Jacobean Baroque type with clock over. Curvd screen walls with piers and ball finials. Venetian windows. Sundial. Hipped slate roof. Interior has one Rococo fireplace.

Listing NGR: SX9418789771

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National Grid Reference: SX 94187 89771

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