CASTLE HILL HOUSE INCLUDING GARDEN WALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1104744

Date first listed: 19-Mar-1951

Statutory Address: CASTLE HILL HOUSE INCLUDING GARDEN WALL, SOUTH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CASTLE HILL HOUSE INCLUDING GARDEN WALL, SOUTH STREET

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

County: Devon

District: Torridge (District Authority)

Parish: Great Torrington

National Grid Reference: SS 49506 19005

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. SOUTH STREET 1735 (South Side) Castle Hill House including Garden Wall SS 4919 1/75 SS 4918 4/75 19.5.51.

II GV

2. Circa 1820 large house standing back in garden, but approached from South Street. Hipped slate roof. 2 storey 4 sash windows, with glazing bars, to garden front. Cornice. Parapet. Stone wall at south end of garden abuts on public walk overlooking valley and is in the same style as the Town Mills and probably mid C19. A projecting tower in the centre has pointed door opening and sunk rectangular and circular panels above. Walls on each side of this have sunk cruciform panels. Castellated parapets. Behind the wall is a vaulted outhouse and a flight of steps to garden level. The design of the walls was probably inspired by the proximity of the Castle site. It is an attractive feature giving interest to the public walk and to views of the town from this side.

All the listed buildings in South Street form a group.

Listing NGR: SS4950619005

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 90519

Legacy System: LBS

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