CASTLE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1310018
Date first listed:
19-Mar-1951
Statutory Address:
CASTLE HOUSE, CASTLE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CASTLE HOUSE, CASTLE STREET

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

County:
Devon
District:
Torridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Great Torrington
National Grid Reference:
SS 49671 19009

Details

1. CASTLE STREET 1735 (East Side) Castle House SS 4919 1/14 19.3.51.

II GV

2. Late C18 or early C19, with garden front added circa 1820. Now a Nursing Home. Said to have been built of stone from Castle ruins. Square, 2 storey, stucco. Sash windows. Ogee bracket cornice. Garden front lower storey projects with 4 tall sash windows with glazing bars. Centre recessed Greek Doric porch with fluted columns and pilasters in antis, guttae to entablature. Above this is a deep balcony with good iron balustrade and canopy supported on slender cast iron columns.

Nos 2 to 8 (even) Nos 18, 20, Castle House and Nos 5 to 13 (odd) Nos 21 to 25 (odd) (West Side) form a group.

Listing NGR: SS4967119009

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
90450
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: 15 Aug 2000
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