THE WHITE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208021
Date first listed:
17-May-1973
Statutory Address:
THE WHITE HOUSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE WHITE HOUSE

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

County:
Devon
District:
North Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Ilfracombe
National Grid Reference:
SS4790446483

Details

ILFRACOMBE

SS44NE LEE 853-1/1/153 The White House 17/05/73

GV II

House. Late C17, considerably altered in C19. Roughly coursed rubble slate; Welsh slate roofs. 2-room, central cross passage with rear stairs, and shippon (now converted) to right under lower roof line; C19 front wing (raised to 2-storeys in late-C19) to left forming L-shaped plan overall. EXTERIOR: house a 3-window range with Yorkshire sashes to 1st floor (2 and 4 lights), and with 3-light Yorkshire sash windows flanking roughly central doorway to passage with half-glazed and panelled door. Former shippon with gabled dormer and window below (both with Yorkshire sashes) and separate doorway. To the right of the junction of these two sections of the house is a slit window of uncertain function. Front wing obscures lower part of formerly front lateral stack. 2-light sashes to inner elevation. End stack. INTERIOR: some C19 joinery and some earlier wide floorboards and wedge door. Narrow dairy to rear of left-hand room. Deep fireplaces to right-hand room and wing, the former with evidence of disused smoking chamber.

Listing NGR: SS4790446483

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
390145
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: 28 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/06555/10
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