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HIGHER COOMBE FARMHOUSE INCLUDING ADJACENT BARNS AND LINHAY

List Entry Summary

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

Name: HIGHER COOMBE FARMHOUSE INCLUDING ADJACENT BARNS AND LINHAY

List entry Number: 1105892

Location

HIGHER COOMBE FARMHOUSE INCLUDING ADJACENT BARNS AND LINHAY

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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Halberton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Jun-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 95370

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HALBERTON BRITHEM BOTTOM ST 01 SW 2/183 - Higher Coombe Farmhouse including - adjacent barns and linhay II Farmhouse. C17 with later alterations. Cob, stone plinth, plastered, with 2 stone rear wings, all under gabled-end synthetic slate roof. Possibly a former 3-room, through-passage plan with 2 later C17 rear wings which appear to have been added at the same time. Left hand end stack, formerly external; rear (formerly possibly lateral) stack now at junction of a wing and main range; lateral internal stack to east wing. 2-storeys. Front: (i.e. facing garden and away from roadside): 4-window range, 4-light early C19 casement window above 8 leaded panes per light, all except 1 light fixed; ground floor: left hand window of 6 bays, C19 casement, 8-panes per light, 1 light with stanchion; C19 four-light window to right of wide gabled C20 porch (with three 3- light windows and side door); C20 window to right. The C19 casements appear to fill the original C17 embrasures. Rear: 4-light window to each floor of end elevation of wings with the exception of ground floor window of right-hand (west) wing which is of 5 (and was originally of 10) lights. Casements appear to be early C19 although some of the surrounds may be original; 8 leaded panes per light. Left-hand (east) wing with wide panelled door, recessed. Interior: end fireplace (renewed) with newel staircase and smoking chamber built into flanking recesses; chamfered lintel with scroll stop and bar; back oven (blocked); this room has 3 deeply chamfered cross beams. Roofs (where inspected) are C19; A-profile. The adjacent farmbuildings (2 storeyed barn with granary, and a linhay) arranged around the small farmyard, may incorporate C17 work, and are included in this listing.

Listing NGR: ST0102810316

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National Grid Reference: ST 01028 10316

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