This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
LANDKEY SS 52 NE 10/107 Higher Bableigh Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C16 or earlier, extended in late C18 with C19/C20 alterations.
Whitewashed rendered stone and cob. Scantle slate roofs with gable ends, at 2 different levels, higher at left end. Corrugated iron roof at right end. Brick stack at left gable end and 2 lateral stacks to front, that to left side has offsets. 3-cell through-passage plan extended or rebuilt at lower end. 2-storeys, 5-window range. Horned 20-paned sash at left end above similar hornless sash. 4- paned horned sashes to other 4 openings that at right end has gabled half dormer.
Ground floor has 2 lean-to porches flanking left hand lateral stack with hall window built out in line with stack with slated lean-to canopy. 1/2-glazed 2- panelled door to left side porch. 2-storey extension to rear lower end with monopitch roof with rubble stack with offsets and tall brick shaft. Interior not inspected, but early oak panelling said to be cased in.
Listing NGR: SS5916129965
Copyright IoE Mr L.E. Abbott. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Abbott, L.E.
Rights Holder: Abbott, L.E.
Cob, Iron, Render, Slate, Stone, Medieval Farmhouse, Tudor Domestic, Elizabethan Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building