LITTLE NEWCOMBES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1107068
Date first listed:
30-Nov-1984
Statutory Address:
LITTLE NEWCOMBES

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Location

Statutory Address:
LITTLE NEWCOMBES

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

County:
Devon
District:
Mid Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Newton St. Cyres
National Grid Reference:
SX 88778 99421

Details

NEWTON ST CYRES SX 89 NE 5/13 Little Newcombes - - II Large farmhouse. Mid-C19 incorporating elements of earlier building and with C20 extensions. Built for Passmore family. Mostly stuccoed volcanic stone, cob and brick with slate roofs. Eccentric rambling plan comprising two distinct blocks set end to end with solid party wall. 2-storeys with attic rooms in higher, right-hand (eastern) wing. Double span roof to left wing housing stair and kitchen/services; drawing room and inner room to right face south with C20 extensions each side and to rear. Overall 4-window front. Six-panel door to stair-hall, with rectangular fanlight and Tuscan porch on granite columns is left of centre. 2 French windows to right. All large sash windows have glazing bars with margin-lights. Large sliding Venetian shutters. Shaped eaves-brackets and dentil cornice to right. Right gable of exposed brick with round-headed windows to attic and first floor corridor; stucco pilaster to rear is panelled with acanthus-motif below dentils; and plain barge-boards to gable. Left double-gable also of exposed brick with gauged brick arches to apertures - sashes with glazing bars and rear door with rectangular fan. Interior: curving geometric stair, open string, mahogany handrail, stick balusters and panelled sides.

Listing NGR: SX8877899421

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
96365
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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Date: 20 Aug 2001
Reference: IOE01/05433/03
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ken Saunders. Source Historic England Archive
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