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HER Number:MDV96225
Name:84 High Street, Barnstaple


House and shop built in 1902 for a piano dealer, by F. W. Petter. Late 20th century shop front retains original pilasters and consoles at each end.


Grid Reference:SS 557 332
Map Sheet:SS53SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBarnstaple
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBARNSTAPLE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SHOP (XX - 1902 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source, BHBS Mapping Area 1064 (Migrated Record). SDV96225.

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

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

84 High Street.
House and shop. 1902. By FW Petter of Barnstaple. For Mr J. T. White, pianoforte dealer. Painted brick front with cement dressings. Slated roof, hipped at the front. Red brick chimney on right-hand side wall. 3 storeys. 3-window range. Late C20 shop front, except that the original fluted pilasters, surmounted by massive consoles, remain at each end. Upper-storey windows have eared architraves and cills supported by small brackets with a fringe of guttae. Taller 2nd-storey windows have friezes with triangular and segmental pediments. Front has rusticated cement quoins and a top entablature with dentilled cornice.
Interior not inspected.
Historical Note: the previous building on this site, with much lower storey-levels, is shown in a photograph of 1886. (Barnstaple Castle Records: Plans Committee Minute Book, 11.12.1901: 1901-; North Devon Journal: l2.1.1902: 1902-: 2; North Devon Journal: 3.4.1902: 1902-: 8; North Devon Journal: 18.9.1902: 1902-: 3; Baxter J & Baxter J: Barnstaple Yesterday: 1980-: PL 42).

Sources / Further Reading

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: #110064 ]
SDV96225Migrated Record: BHBS Mapping Area 1064.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 27 2017 3:26PM