GIDLEY HOUSE (MARKED ON O S MAP AS GIDLEY ARMS INN)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1107300
Date first listed:
14-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
GIDLEY HOUSE (MARKED ON O S MAP AS GIDLEY ARMS INN)

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
GIDLEY HOUSE (MARKED ON O S MAP AS GIDLEY ARMS INN)

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

County:
Devon
District:
North Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Meshaw
National Grid Reference:
SS 77097 18099

Details

MESHAW SS 71 NE 4/36 Gidley House (marked on O.S. map - as Gidley Arms Inn) - II House, later an inn, now again a house. Stated to have dated beam in roof:- "1826", some C20 internal refitting, large C20 addition at the rear. Coursed and squared local rubble in alternating thick and thin bands, deep eaves, hipped slate roof, lead ridges, very large end roughcast stacks. Plan: symmetrical frontage, central entrance hall with staircase, large drawing room to right running the full depth of the house, dining room to left running to half the depth of the house, behind it a small parlour, kitchen wing at rear rebuilt C20. Exterior: symmetrical 2 storeys, 3 bays, 16-pane sash windows, large to ground floor, slightly smaller on first floor, rubble voussoirs to flat-arch heads. Central door opening, paired C20 glazed doors in a conforming style. Left return with two 2-light wooden mullioned-and-transomed windows. Interior: with some refitting, retains much co-eval joinery including doors, architraves and the dog-leg staircase with stick balusters, moulded handrail and a turned newel at its foot; drawing room and hall with simple Regency plasterwork, cornices and ceiling centres.

Listing NGR: SS7709718099

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
97441
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 07 Feb 2003
Reference: IOE01/10075/09
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Robin Downes. Source Historic England Archive
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