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HER Number:MDV74665
Name:Westcoombe House, Coombe Lane, Axminster

Summary

18th century house.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 298 984
Map Sheet:SY29NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAxminster
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAXMINSTER

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 87620

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1983, Axminster, 8 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV117703.


Neophytou, M. + Goodwin, N., 2006, Archaeological Assessment of the Former Cattle Market Site, Axminster., 3 (Report - Assessment). SDV340798.


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


English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

Westcombe House, Coombe Lane (formerly listed as The Coombes). 18th century house. Coursed stone, L-shaped on plan. Tiled roof with stone coping to gable end. Two storeys and attic. Three window ranges. Two and three-light mullion-transom casements with leaded panes. Left hand (east) range has flat brick arches with keyblocks and string course at first floor level. Right hand (west) range has 19th century stone porch with columns and simple entablature. Red brick ridge chimney stacks. Date listed: 11th August 1950.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV117703List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1983. Axminster. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 8.
SDV340798Report - Assessment: Neophytou, M. + Goodwin, N.. 2006. Archaeological Assessment of the Former Cattle Market Site, Axminster.. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.71. A4 Stapled + Digital. 3.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #101891 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4412 - Assessment of Former Cattle Market, Axminster

Date Last Edited:Jan 20 2012 11:34AM