ABBOTSWELL HOUSE, INCLUDING WALL, RAILINGS AND GATE PIERS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1209055
Date first listed:
30-Dec-1993
Statutory Address:
ABBOTSWELL HOUSE, INCLUDING WALL, RAILINGS AND GATE PIERS, CREST HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
ABBOTSWELL HOUSE, INCLUDING WALL, RAILINGS AND GATE PIERS, CREST HILL

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

County:
Devon
District:
Teignbridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Buckfastleigh
National Park:
DARTMOOR
National Grid Reference:
SX 73543 66014

Details

BUCKFASTLEIGH

SX7366 CREST HILL 1011-1/6/60 (West side) No.10 Abbotswell House, including wall, railings and gate piers

II

House, in use as retirement home. c1860. Rendered; slate roof, gabled at ends; stacks with rendered shafts. Plan: double-depth plan, 2 rooms wide with set-back block at right end. EXTERIOR: symmetrical 3-bay front with deep eaves. Tuscan porch with entablature with dentil cornice. 6-panel door with plain overlight. 4-pane hornless sashes, 2 to the ground floor. INTERIOR not inspected but likely to be of interest. Subsidiary features: contemporary cast-iron railings to area in front of house have pierced spear finials. Short section of ramped rendered wall at left end; square-section gate piers with sunk mouldings, moulded cornices and pineapple finials to right of front elevation.

Listing NGR: SX7354366014

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
392255
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: 17 Nov 2004
Reference: IOE01/07463/30
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Christopher Fransella. Source Historic England Archive
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