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HER Number:MDV23293
Name:1a and 2b Whistley Hill, Ashburton


Terrace of two houses, backing on to Queen's Square. Early 19th century with solid roughcast walls and slated roof. Four large rendered chimneys on front to Whistley Hill. Three storeys high.


Grid Reference:SX 758 698
Map Sheet:SX76NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishAshburton
Ecclesiastical ParishASHBURTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX76NE/185
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 376194

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Constructed, XVIII to XIX - 1800 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Part of the range of buildings depicted on the late 19th century historic map.

Department of Environment, 1973, Ashburton, 49 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV300597.

Nos 1a, and 2b, whistley hill. C17/18 range. Rough rendered rubble. Slate roof with gable ends. Four large chimney stacks built over front wall. Three storeys. Four widely spaced windows irregularly placed, mostly modern casements. C20 doors with side lights.

Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.

Historic England, 2016, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV359353.

SX7569 WHISTLEY HILL 849-1/10/218 (West side) 10/05/73 Nos.1A AND 2B including garden railing at right hand end - GV II
Terrace of 2 houses, backing on to Queen's Square. Early C19. Solid roughcast walls. Slated roof. 4 large rendered chimneys on front to Whistley Hill. 3 storeys. Best front, to Queen's Square, is 6 windows wide. Casement windows, mostly of wood. Whistley Hill front similar with less windows. Deep boxed eaves-cornice on both fronts; patterned bargeboards on right gable end. At right-hand end a small wedge-shaped garden; iron railing with ornate finials.
Listing NGR: SX7580869806

Sources / Further Reading

SDV300597List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Ashburton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 49.
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #83830 ]
SDV359353National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2016. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV23258Related to: 5 Queen's Square, Ashburton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 10 2016 1:43PM