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HER Number:MDV43690
Name:239 High Street, Honiton


A late 18th or early 19th century house on the north side of the High Street in Honiton.


Grid Reference:ST 158 005
Map Sheet:ST10SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHoniton
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHONITON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST10SE/171
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 442816

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVIII to XIX - 1750 AD to 1850 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Honiton, 21 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337401.

Number 239 High Street. Late 18th or early 19th century, 2 storey 5 sash windows at 1st floor with glazing bars, stucco house, plinth. Wood doorcase with moulded pilasters. Ogee bracket cornice. Slates.

Fisher, J., 1999, East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Honiton, 5, 13 (Report - non-specific). SDV346894.

A steep dip to the west of the High Street is created by the Gissage Brook. Buildings form tight, mainly two storey, street frontages of modest proportions. The statutory list regards numbers 229-239 as forming a particularly cohesive group. Maps.

AOC Archaeology Group, 2005, Proposed retail development, Ottery Moor Lane, Honiton: archaeological desk-based assessment (Report - Assessment). SDV337584.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337401List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Honiton. Historic Houses Register. Website. 21.
SDV337584Report - Assessment: AOC Archaeology Group. 2005. Proposed retail development, Ottery Moor Lane, Honiton: archaeological desk-based assessment. AOC Archaeology Group Report. A4 Stapled + Digital.
SDV346894Report - non-specific: Fisher, J.. 1999. East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Honiton. East Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 5, 13.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #91859 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV43691Related to: 229 and 231 High Street, Honiton (Building)
MDV79674Related to: 233, 235 and 237 High Street, Honiton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 17 2016 8:47AM