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HER Number:MDV95908
Name:3 to 5 Clarence Place, South Street, Barnstaple


Three early 19th century houses forming part of a five-house terrace. Nos 3 and 4 have a two-storeyed canted bay window to right and a round-arched doorway to left. No 5 is a three-window range with a round-arched doorway to 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: 485802

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.

Google, 2013, Google Streetview (Website). SDV350787.

The external louvred shutters have been removed from No 5.

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

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

3 houses forming part of a 5-house terrace. Early C19. Solid rendered fronts. Slated roofs. 3 red brick chimneys on ridge. 2 storeys. Nos 3 & 4 each 2-window range, No.5 is 3-window range. All 3 houses have round-arched doorway to left, No.3 with 6-panelled door having a wreath-knocker, its top 2 panels now glazed. Nos 3 & 4 each have a 2-storeyed canted bay window to right (probably a mid/late C19 addition); dentilled cornices above ground storey, bracketed ones above 2nd storey; sashes, the middle upper-storey ones at No.4, 2-paned. Other windows at all 3 houses have 6-paned sashes, 3 except for 4-paned ones in left upper-storey window at No.4. Continuous stepped eaves-board at all 3 houses. Windows at No.5 have external louvred shutters; this house has in its right side wall a small pointed-arched garret window. Interior not inspected.

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: #109846 ]
SDV350787Website: Google. 2013. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.
SDV89941List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Barnstaple. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 62.

Associated Monuments

MDV95907Related to: 1 and 2 Clarence Place, South Street, Barnstaple (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 2 2013 3:57PM