CASTLE HORNET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201154
Date first listed:
03-Sep-1973
Statutory Address:
CASTLE HORNET, 9, SUMMERHOUSE PATH

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Location

Statutory Address:
CASTLE HORNET, 9, SUMMERHOUSE PATH

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

County:
Devon
District:
North Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Lynton and Lynmouth
National Park:
EXMOOR
National Grid Reference:
SS 72435 49320

Details

LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH

SS7149 SUMMERHOUSE PATH, Lynmouth 858-1/4/83 (South side) 03/09/73 No.9 Castle Hornet

II

Detached house. C18 or early C19. Whitewashed rubble, slate roof. A small L-plan cottage set high on the slope of Summerhouse Hill, probably original a 2-room cottage, to which lower wing added to SE. 2 storeys. The main range has a small 2-light casement, and a small-pane casement oriel with gable; to the left is a part-glazed C19 door under a transom light with oval glazed light, to a wood lintel and on 2 deep steps. The gable to the right has an external stack with a C20 window at first floor and a circular light to ground floor, left, below the terrace level. The left gable also has a stack, and a large flat-roofed semi-octagonal oriel brought forward from the roof of the lower wing. The wing has a 2-light casement in the gable, above a door, and two 2-light facing the entrance. There is a small eaves stack on the far side. INTERIOR: not accessible. The small scale of the building suggests early provenance.

Listing NGR: SS7243549320

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
376540
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Jul 2006
Reference: IOE01/15868/17
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Hedley R. Hooper. Source Historic England Archive
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