Turning Ways

29 Oct 1999
Turning Ways, Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17 6RN
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

MORCHARD BISHOP SS 7607 - 7707 11/129 - Turning Ways - II

House, formerly small farmhouse. Probably C17, modernised and extended circa 1975.

Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stack topped with C20 brick; thatched roof with slate over C20 extension. Originally a 2 room plan house facing south-west with rear lateral stack serving right (south-eastern) room. 1 room extension on left (north-western) end. 2 storeys. Overall 4 window front of C20 casements with glazing bars, 2 to extension. Original house has door set slightly left of centre with C20 slate-roofed and gabled porch which includes C19 Gothick trefoil headed windows each side.

Interior has plain carpentry detail. The larger right end room has plain chamfered crossbeam and large rubble fireplace with plain oak lintel and side oven which projects externally to rear. Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS7625807880


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2255 IOE Records taken by Michael Woodhead; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Michael Woodhead. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Woodhead, Michael

Rights Holder: Woodhead, Michael


Cob, Plaster, Rubble, Slate, Thatch, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Stuart Agricultural Dwelling, Jacobean Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Monument (By Form)