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HER Number:MDV76328
Name:2 Windsor Terrace, West Street, Axminster


Early 19th century red brick house.


Grid Reference:SY 295 984
Map Sheet:SY29NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishAxminster
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishAXMINSTER

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 87670

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

Child, P., 1970s-1980s, West Street, Axminster (Ground Photograph). SDV365380.

Black and white photo of houses in West Street with 2 Windsor Terrace in the background. The house in the foreground has been demolished and replaced by The Shrubbery.

Clements, H. A., 1993, Report on Buildings at Risk in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills, 18, 36, 94 (Report - non-specific). SDV344049.

Risk level 3 - poor condition, partly occupied (B.A.R 2.2.3). Other details: Photos.

Fisher, J., 1999, East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Axminster, 5 (Report - non-specific). SDV346144.

West Street has a short but imposing row of Georgian houses, all that remains of a larger group now partly demolished. Other details: Photograph.

English Heritage, 2010, Historic Houses Register (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV154869.

No 2 Windsor Terrace (formerly listed as Nos 1 and 2). Early 19th century red brick house on stone plinth. Slate hipped roof behind parapet with plain stone coping. Three storeys. Two window range. Sashes with glazing bars under flat rubbed brick arches with keystones. First floor left hand segmental bowed sash with glazing bars, pilasters and entablature. Central doorway with panelled pilasters entablature, panelled reveals and panelled door; and stone steps. Left hand similar doorway. Plaque in parapet to south side with date 1800 or 1806 (indistinct). Date listed: 4th May 1973.

Ordnance Survey, 2023, Mastermap 2023 (Cartographic). SDV365227.

Houses shown.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV154869List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: English Heritage. 2010. Historic Houses Register. Historic Houses Register. Website.
SDV344049Report - non-specific: Clements, H. A.. 1993. Report on Buildings at Risk in the Devon Part of the Blackdown Hills. Devon County Council Report. A4 Comb Bound + Digital. 18, 36, 94.
SDV346144Report - non-specific: Fisher, J.. 1999. East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Axminster. East Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 5.
SDV365227Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2023. Mastermap 2023. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #140393 ]
SDV365380Ground Photograph: Child, P.. 1970s-1980s. West Street, Axminster. Devon County Council Historic Buildings Photo. Photograph (Paper) + Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4580 - Buildings at Risk Survey

Date Last Edited:Mar 22 2023 5:35PM