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HER Number:MDV38851
Name:83 High Street, Barnstaple


Early 19th century house, now a shop.


Grid Reference:SS 557 332
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/462
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Department of Environment, 1973, Barnstaple, 35 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV89941.

No 83 High Street, Barnstaple. Early c19. Three storey stucco with doric flank pilasters at 1st and 2nd floors.2nd floor has arched recess with keystone and wreath in pediment. Two 1st floor sash windows with side glazing bars and segmental heads with keys. Modern shop.

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

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

83 High Street. House, now shop. Early C19. Solid rendered front. Roof not visible from street. 3 storeys. 2-window range. Ground storey and lower part of 2nd storey wholly altered; late C20 shop front inserted. Second storey has segmental-headed windows with moulded architraves and tall keystones; 6-paned sashes. Between them and at either end, but clearly intended to drop to first-floor level originally, are Doric pilasters surmounted by a modillioned cornice. Third storey similar in character, but with round-arched windows (now blind) and no continued cills. Pilasters support a triangular pediment with 2 sprays of foliage in the centre forming an oval panel. INTERIOR not inspected.

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: #90026 ]
SDV89941List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Barnstaple. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 35.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 21 2013 11:57AM