DENFORD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1104533
Date first listed:
25-Mar-1988
Statutory Address:
DENFORD, NORTH TOWN

Map

Ordnance survey map of DENFORD
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1104533 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 20-Aug-2019 at 16:58:29.

Location

Statutory Address:
DENFORD, NORTH TOWN

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Devon
District:
Torridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Petrockstow
National Grid Reference:
SS 51056 09645

Details

PETROCKSTOWE NORTH TOWN, Petrockstowe SS 50 NW 8/53 Denford - - II Farmhouse. C16 origins with circa mid C19 addition. Rendered walls - probably rubble to front range and cob to rear wing. Gable-ended slate roof. 2 gable-end brick stacks to front range, rendered brick stack axial between rear wing and front range. Plan: the oldest part of the house is the rear wing which almost certainly survives in truncated form but now consists of a large heated room with a small dairy at the end - these may represent the hall and inner room of a 3-room plan house. A new front block was added at right angles to the original house, in circa mid C19, consisting of 2 equal-sized rooms with a central stairhall. No doubt the rear wing was relegated to service use at this time. C19 or early C20 outshut built against outer face of rear wing and left end of C19 range. Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front of circa mid C19 16-pane sashes, 12 panes to central 1st floor window. Below it is pedimented doorhood with moulded cornice and probably contemporary wooden lattice porch with 6-panel door behind. Outshut against left-hand end. Rear wing has C20 sash window and central C19 stone porch. Interior: the main room of the old wing his a chamfered axial beam and an early wooden doorframe to the dairy with cambered head. Tne C19 front range retains its 6-panel doors, panelled shutters and staircase with stick balusters and heavy turned newel.

Listing NGR: SS5105609645

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
91027
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].