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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: 1107153



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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Marwood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Nov-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 98191

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4/18 Lower Metcombe Farmhouse -

- II Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Probably C16 origins, remodelled late C18 to later exterior to rear. Whitewashed shale and cob with gable-ended slate roof. Earlier fabric of single pile 2-storey house with 2 right-angled extensions to rear forming irregular 3-sided courtyard plan. South facade has small sash to left gable end and large stone stack to right. 3 window range of timber sashes with glazing bars 6 panes per sash to each side of 6-paned casement above doorway with 2-light timber casement, 6 panes each, to right and a blocked window opening and inserted C20 metal casement to left. On the east side is a large stack with tripartite sash window to left and timber sash to right, 8 panes per sash, with casement above. Brief interior inspection suggested interesting roof structure with curved principals possibly crucks.

Listing NGR: SS5372039896

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National Grid Reference: SS 53720 39896


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