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

West Devon (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 46782 80960



7/35 Monkstone Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C16 origins, C20 alterations. Stone rubble, partly rendered and whitewashed, bitumen-painted slate roof gabled at ends. Stone chimney with moulded cap to left gable end, rendered chimney to right end of 2-storey build, brick chimney to rear addition. Complex development. Original plan may have been 3 room and through or cross passage, with stack backing on to passage and heated inner room. The lower end and passage now largely dismantled and now single storey. The hall seems to have been extended out to the front as a gabled projection. A circa C19 rear wing completes the present cross plan. A small projection under a catslide roof to the rear of the hall may have been a stair turret. 2 storeys at higher end, single storey at lower end. 2 storey block has 1 + 1-window front with a C20 glazed porch and front door into the front projection. Ground floor window left C20 under slate drip ledge. Ground floor window in front projection 3-light C20 casement, 3- panes per light, under timber lintel. First floor window left 2-light C20 casement, 4-panes per light. First floor window in front projection C20 under longer timber lintel. Pair of small chamfered slit lancets in one stone in right return of front projection probably former stair light, re-sited. Interior Former hall has massive C16 fireplace with chamfered granite lintel supported on granite corbels with curved ends (q.v.) East Liddaton and Perry Ash. 2 chamfered cross beams with pyramid stops. Blocked doorway to inner room has segmental stone arch. Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX4678280960


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

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