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HER Number:MDV88930
Name:Bolealler House


Detached two storey house, mid 19th century, main range with two rear wings.


Grid Reference:ST 024 044
Map Sheet:ST00SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishCullompton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCULLOMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref: 95245

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (Mid, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M., 1932, The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two, 562 (Monograph). SDV337894.

Bulealler is recorded as 'Bulaire' in 1238, and 'Bolealler in 1535.

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

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

Detached house. Mid C19. Stuccoed, under gabled-end slate roof. Main range with 2 rear wings. 2 storeys. Front: Symmetrical 3-window range; overhanging eaves and moulded gutter box supported by 8 paired console brackets, each pair resting on the moulded capital to pilaster quoins and plaster strip pilasters; all windows with hornless sashes, first floor outer windows with 16 panes, centre with 12, all on bracketted sills; ground- floor sashes, 8 above, 12 below; ground-floor windows each under heavy moulded floating cornice on console brackets; central porch with parapet and moulded cornice, a round-headed window to either side with 3 panes and coloured glass margin panes; round-headed doorway with hoodmould and capitals; door, C20, glazed with replaced fanlight, but with original panelled reveals and soffit. End stacks. Right-hand elevation: two 12-pane horned sash windows to lst floor, and French window below, to end of main range; wing, with single gutter box on paired brackets, with three 12-pane hornless sashes to 1st floor; 3 windows to ground floor, 2 of which converted into doors, all with blind boxes. Axial and small end stack. Left-hand elevation: Wing, part of which is separately gabled, with 4 windows to 1st floor, 3 of them 12-pane hornless sashes, and 3 horned sash windows to ground floor. One internal lateral stack. Rear: Two 12-pane hornless sash windows to right-hand wing. C20 infill between wings, glazed. Internal panelled shutters throughout. Interior not inspected.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337894Monograph: Gover, J. E. B. + Mawer, A. + Stenton, F. M.. 1932. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. The Place-Names of Devon: Part Two. IX. A5 Hardback. 562.
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: #108970 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV88928Related to: Former Stable Block, Bolealler House (Building)
MDV66990Related to: Lower Bulealler (Monument)
MDV88931Related to: MEADOW LODGE (Building)
MDV103923Related to: Middle Bulealler (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 24 2013 9:00AM