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HER Number:MDV95907
Name:1 and 2 Clarence Place, South Street, Barnstaple


Pair of early 19th century houses forming part of a five-house terrace. Each house is a two storey, two-window range with doorway to the left. Number 1 has a one-window projection with semi-basement, probably a later addition, to far left.


Grid Reference:SS 566 320
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref: 485801

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TERRACE (Early, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

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

'Clarence Place' shown.

Department of Environment, 1973, Barnstaple, 62 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV89941.

South Street (East Side) Newport: Nos 1 to 5 (consec) Clarence Place. Early 19th century, two storey two window terrace houses, Nos 1 and 2 with good Ionic doorcases and shutters, Nos 3, 4 and 5 somewhat similar houses with round-headed doorways. Nos 3 and 4, two storey splay bays. No 5, shutters.

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

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

Pair of houses forming part of a 5-house terrace. Early C19. Solid rendered fronts. Slated roofs. 3 red brick chimneys on ridge. 2 storeys, No.1 with semi-basement at left-hand end. Each house 2-window range with doorway to left, except that No.1 has a 1-window projection, probably a later addition, to left. Doorway of No.1 has Ionic pilasters and entablature with modillioned cornice; 8-panelled door with knocker. Ground-storey window to right has 4-paned box-framed sashes. Other ground and upper-storey windows have barred sashes with margin-panes: 6 over 6 panes in main body of house, 4 over 4 panes in projection. Projection has semi-basement window with 6 over 6 panes and margin-panes. Stepped boards below the eaves, those on the projection with in addition cornices on paired brackets. At No.2 the door, doorcase and windows have been replaced in late C20 plastic, the former 2 are inaccurate Georgian style. Plain eaves-board of similar date. Interior not inspected. Included for group value.

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. [Mapped feature: #109845 ]
SDV89941List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Barnstaple. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 62.

Associated Monuments

MDV95908Related to: 3 to 5 Clarence Place, South Street, Barnstaple (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 2 2013 3:48PM