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HER Number:MDV95899
Name:35 and 35A, South Street, Barnstaple


Early 19th century house, subdivided and extended in the mid to late 20th century. Originally a two storey double fronted range with centre doorway, extension to right has a bow window to the ground floor.


Grid Reference:SS 566 321
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref: 485799

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX to XX - 1801 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

Large house shown. Map object based on this source.

Department of Environment, 1973, Barnstaple, 63 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV89941.

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

Map object based on this source.

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

House, now subdivided and extended. Early C19 with mid/late C20 extension. Solid rendered walls, the front with horizontal channelling. Slated roof. Red brick chimney on each end wall of original front range; another on rear wing to right. Double-fronted front range (No.35A) with extension (No.35) to right. To rear of No.35A, 2 short adjacent projections, one of them probably for a staircase. Adjoining them on right, a long C19 wing, now part of No.35. 2 storeys. 3-window range with 1-window extension to right. Centre doorway of original range has 3-panel door with lion-head knocker, the top 2 panels glazed; flat moulded hood on consoles. Ground-storey windows have 6-paned sashes in concealed frames; those above have 8-paned sashes in box-frames. Windows in both storeys have voussoirs marked out in the cement. Boxed eaves cornice. House to right has bow window in ground storey; 2 small-paned wood casements above. Long rear wing has in left side wall (facing S) 2 pointed-arched upper-storey windows; each has 2 wooden pointed-arched lights with 8-paned casements in the lower part. Gable-end has segmental-headed upper storey window with 8-paned sashes; no opening in ground storey. Right rear projection at No.35A has window with 6-paned sashes in upper storey. Projection to left has in left side wall an upper-storey sash window with margin panes. Both rear and sides of the building are clearly visible from Eddys Lane. Interior not inspected, but ground-floor front windows of original building have panelled shutters.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).
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.
SDV89941List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Barnstaple. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 63.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 2 2013 2:12PM