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HER Number:MDV38804
Name:25 High Street, Barnstaple


25 High Street dates to the early or mid 19th century with a modern shop front.


Grid Reference:SS 558 332
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • North Devon District Council Rescue Archaeology Unit Site Code: ND69
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/367
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485609

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVIII to XX - 1800 AD to 1986 AD (Between))

Full description

North Devon District Council Rescue Archaeology Unit, 1991, North Devon Archaeological Site Code Index, Site Code ND69 (Report - non-specific). SDV63429.

Cellar and blocked fireplaces discovered and recorded at 25 High Street in 1985.

Southwest Archaeology, 2013, Greater Barnstaple Area Project Database, Mapping Area 60, BHBS 1272 (Un-published). SDV351581.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

25 and 25A High Street. House and shop. Early or mid C19. Rendered, solid walls, probably of brick. Slated roof, hipped at the front. 3 storeys. 2-window range. Ground storey has shop front inserted in 1986. Upper storey windows have moulded architraves, sashes with margin panes. Raised bands at cill level. Moulded fascia board below the eaves. Rear wall has old 6-paned sash windows, 2 to each upper storey, looking on to St Peter's Churchyard. INTERIOR not inspected, except for ground storey (gutted when first surveyed), which showed no features of interest in side walls. The building occupies an important position looking down Cross Street and backing on to St Peter's Church.

Department of Environment, 29/09/1988, Barnstaple Re-Survey (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV59491.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #89993 ]
SDV351581Un-published: Southwest Archaeology. 2013. Greater Barnstaple Area Project Database. Greater Barnstaple Area Project. Digital. Mapping Area 60, BHBS 1272.
SDV59491List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 29/09/1988. Barnstaple Re-Survey. A4 Unbound.
SDV63429Report - non-specific: North Devon District Council Rescue Archaeology Unit. 1991. North Devon Archaeological Site Code Index. North Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. Site Code ND69.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 3 2013 2:31PM