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HER Number:MDV38852
Name:87 High Street, Barnstaple


House, now a shop. Probably represents a mid 19th century fronting of an 18th century or earlier building. Late 20th century shop front to ground storey.


Grid Reference:SS 557 331
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS53SE/463
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVIII to XX - 1701 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

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

No 87 High Street, Barnstaple. Probably early c18 with alterations, three storey and dormers, cove cornice, three sash windows at 2nd floor with segmental heads and now without glazing bars. Three mullion transom wood casements at first floor. Stucco, second floor band, rusticated quoins.

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

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

87 High Street. House, now shop. Probably a mid C19 refronting of an C18 or earlier building. Solid rendered front. Slated roof. 3 storeys. 3-windows wide. Ground storey has late C20 shop front. 2nd-storey windows segmental-headed with bead-moulded surrounds and keystones; cill band; mullioned-and-transomed wood casements. 3rd-storey windows have altered square heads, bead-moulded jambs; 2-paned sashes in recessed box-frames. Whole front (including ground storey) has raised quoins. Moulded band above 2nd storey. Boxed eaves cornice. 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: #90027 ]
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 11:58AM