LOWERTOWN FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1105530
Date first listed:
07-Nov-1985
Statutory Address:
LOWERTOWN FARMHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LOWERTOWN FARMHOUSE

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

County:
Devon
District:
West Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Stowford
National Grid Reference:
SX 41122 85360

Details

SX 48 NW STOWFORD SPRYTOWN

3/284 Lowertown Farmhouse -

GV II

Farmhouse. C16 origins, C19 and C20 alterations. Colourwashed and rendered with 2-span slate roof with hipped ends. 1 massive projecting stone stack with set-offs at left end, 1 lateral stone projecting stack with set-offs on front at right. The original plan was probably 3-room and through passage with heated lower end and the hall heated by the lateral stack. Disturbance to the right-hand end wall suggests that the inner room has been demolished. In the C19 the house was extended to the rear forming a double depth plan, and a stair was inserted in the passage. 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front with the former hall stack on the front at the right and the front door in a long lean-to porch on the front. Ground floor window left is a 20-pane sash. Ground floor window in right-hand end of lean-to is a 2-light casements. Interior Modernized but may conceal earlier features. Ground floor room left has 2 boxed-in cross beams.

Listing NGR: SX4112285360

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
92525
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

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