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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: 1106688



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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chulmleigh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Oct-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 97289

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CHULMLEIGH THE SQUARE, Chulmleigh SS 6814-6914 7/112 The Toll-House GV II Former toll-house, now private house. Early C19. Partially rendered stone rubble. Hipped slate roof. Plan: Asymmetrical 2 room plan, backing onto Rainbow House (q.v.) at the junction of Fore Street and New Street. Exterior: 2 storeys. 5 sided, the principal entrance front with 2 window range. C20 casements. Plank door with segmental pointed overlight with Gothick glazing pattern and central female head keystone. Facet at right end facing Fore Street has Gothick style pointed arched window on each floor with intersecting glazing bars and 3 light casements, 3 panes per light. Interior: A blocked doorway through to Rainbow House indicates the Toll-House at one time formed part of the adjoining property and in the mid to late C19 was used as a sorting office when Rainbow House operated as the town post office.

Listing NGR: SS6877414172

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National Grid Reference: SS 68774 14172


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