Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Statutory Address:


© Crown Copyright and database right 2021. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2021. 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 - 1106521.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 25-Oct-2021 at 07:32:50.


Statutory Address:

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

Mid Devon (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
ST 12869 15323


ST 11 NW HEMYOCK 1/39 Lugg's - - II Detached house, formerly a farmhouse. Late C15 or early C16. Roughcast rubble with cob; gable end thatched roof. 3-rooms, through-passage house of jointed cruck construction, the service end to the right of the passage. The hall and service end were originally open to the roof for the roof is heavily smoke-blackened; the inner room appears always to have been of 2 storeys or unheated (or both). First floor and stacks probably inserted in the late C16 or early C17: hall heated by an axial stone stack backing onto the passage: service end heated by internal end stack. Much later inner room end stack. Both end stacks with brick shafts. Original stairs were probably provided by a ladder ; later stair turret added to the service end front corner, the stairs now gone. 2 storeys. Exterior. Front: irregular 3-window range; first floor : late C19 casement windows under eyebrow eaves. Ground floor : 3-light casement windows to inner room and hall; 1 of 4 lights to service end. Open timber porch. Pronounced circular stair turret to extreme right-hand end, lit by a C19 or C20 window set very low, but with a small 2-light timber window with triangular headed lights set high, which may be early. Bake oven bulge to the end stack. Rear: outshut under catslide; also a 2-storeyed wing dated 1924. Interior: passage and service end divided by plank and muntin screen, the muntins chamfered and pegged, but not mitred; chamfered and unstopped ceiling cross-beam; fireplace with chamfered jambs and a lintel with run-out stops. Hall : 1, and 2 half cross ceiling beams, chamfered with pyramid stops, some cut away. Fireplace, the lintel and jambs all of one timber, all chamfered, renewed at foot. Rough stud and infill partition between hall and inner room with the remains of a doorway arch. Roof: hall and service end all sooted, including rafters and battening on rear slope of roof; closed truss to higher end sooted to hall side only. Alcock type F2 apex carpentry.

Listing NGR: ST1286915323


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

Legacy System number:
Legacy System:


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

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 10 Mar 2007
Reference: IOE01/15864/03
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Chester. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

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].