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HER Number:MDV31921
Name:Perridge House


House, built by George Byfield for Josiah White and probably completed in 1813 (dated rainwater head). Circa mid 19th century extension, 1906 wing, and substantial late 20th century renovations.


Grid Reference:SX 867 902
Map Sheet:SX89SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHolcombe Burnell
Ecclesiastical ParishKENN

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX89SE/74
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 400864
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COUNTRY HOUSE (XIX to XX - 1801 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV312254.

Doe/hhr:holcombe burnell/(4/9/1986)57.

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV330291.

Perridge house. Built by george byfield and probably completed in 1813. Circa mid 19th century extension, 1906 wing, substantial late 20th century renovations. Brick, stuccoed and blocked out, hipped roofs with deep eaves covered with delabole and asbestos slates, rendered stacks with platbands. Grand entrance with a portico on the west. Survival of some cob walling. Alterations of 1906 included a water tower. Some sash windows. Late 20th century alterations include an additional storey to the previously single-storey bow on the north elevation and the replacement of the 1813 portico with a 1962 copy. Two storeys. Ionic columns. Some early and mid 19th century features including an early 19th century stair with iron balusters. The entrance of the house is shown in an illustration of 1827 (doe).

Devon Gardens Trust, 1995, Perridge House (Worksheet). SDV357991.

Nineteenth century house on earlier site. Formal and informal gardens.

Clark, J., 2013, Perridge House (Un-published). SDV357992.

A Regency house built circa 1831 on the site of a cob-walled farmhouse.

Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV312254Migrated Record:
SDV330291Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #87332 ]
SDV357991Worksheet: Devon Gardens Trust. 1995. Perridge House. Devon County Sites and Monuments Register. Worksheet.
SDV357992Un-published: Clark, J.. 2013. Perridge House. Devon Local Register of Parks and Gardens of Local Historic Interest. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV54846Related to: Gardens at Perridge House (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 12 2019 3:09PM