Combe Farm Farmhouse

31 Oct 1999
Combe Farm Farmhouse, Gittisham, East Devon, Devon, EX14 3AD
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


7/132 Combe Farm Farmhouse - II

Farmhouse of the home farm to Combe House (q.v.). Probably early C18 with C20 renovations. Stone rubble with a slate roof, hipped at ends, roofs of rear wings hipped at ends; axial stack with brick shaft to main range, rear left wing with end stack of handmade brick.

Plan: U plan: a south-facing main range with rear left and right wings and entrances both on the south front and west side of the west wing. Later outshut between the wings. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3 window south front with a C20 gabled porch to right of centre. 3 first floor small pane timber 2-light C19 or C20 casements, 2 2- liht ground floor transomed casements with small panes, possibly C19 or C20 copies or earlier windows. The right hand window on the ground floor has been replaced with a C20 iron frame casement. Symmetrical 3-bay left (west) return with a recessed half- glazed C19 front door in the centre, 2-light transomed windows to left and right and 3 first floor 2-light C20 casements, the windows similar to those on the south front.

Interior: Not fully inspected but the west wing is plain.

Listing NGR: SY1433897575


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0001 IOE Records taken by Anthony Aaben-Reader; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Anthony Aaben-Reader. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Aaben-Reader, Anthony

Rights Holder: Aaben-Reader, Anthony


Rubble, Slate, Stone, Stuart Farmhouse, Georgian Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building