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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.


List entry Number: 1107062



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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Newton St. Cyres

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1965

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 96354

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NEWTON ST CYRES SX 99 NW 6/2 Bidwell Barton Farmhouse - 25.8.55 GV II Large farmhouse, now divided into two houses. Late C16 with extensive mid-C19 alterations. Plastered stone or cob with C20 brick stacks exposed over concrete- tile roof (formerly thatch). Gable ended 3-room and through-passage plan with inner room to right (north-east). 2 storeys with attics. Door to passage left of centre under C20 open porch with tiled lean-to roof. Fine late C16 - early C17 oak door and contemporary moulded frame. Two C19 16-pane sashes to left (from conversion of original services to drawing room). Smaller sash with glazing bars to hall and 20-light sash over porch. Inner room and other 3 chambers have c1980 casements. Hall window flanked by medieval-style buttresses of volcanic ashlar, right buttress gabled. Buttresses probably mid-C19 propping after removal of lateral stack. Other stacks altered in C19 and interior has C19 and C20 fittings hiding C16 features.

Listing NGR: SX9063398231

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National Grid Reference: SX 90633 98231


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