BROWNSTON

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1107386
Date first listed:
27-May-1986
Statutory Address:
BROWNSTON

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Location

Statutory Address:
BROWNSTON

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

County:
Devon
District:
South Hams (District Authority)
Parish:
Rattery
National Grid Reference:
SX 75150 62581

Details

RATTERY - SX 76 SE

7/33 Brownston - - II

Farmhouse. Circa C16 origin, remodelled and extended in circa late C17 and remodelled again in circa C18. Rendered stone rubble. Slurried slate roof with gabled ends and heightened eaves. Early crested ridge tiles over rear wing. Rendered stacks at gable ends. Originally probably a three room and through across passage plan, much altered to form end stack plan with later partitions to form room at either end and lateral entrance passage across centre of front with room behind and stairs to left. Circa late C17 kitchen wing at rear of left hand end with stack at gable end with set-offs. Two storey, four window range. C19/20 casements with glazing bars. First floor windows have fixed top lights. Circa early C19 panelled door to right of centre with C20 timber porch. Interior: Two chamfered ceiling beams with ogee on step stops in left hand (south) room. Plain unstepped chamfered beam at centre. Some later C18 or early C19 panelled doors. Roof: Three rear blades of trusses of the higher left hand end have morticed apices and lap-jointed far collars and morticed far two tiers of threaded purlins, only upper purlins remains and the lower purlins, collars, ridge piece and front blade of trusses all missing. The rest of the roof has been replaced in C18, C19 and C20.

Listing NGR: SX7515062581

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
99304
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: 08 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10465/23
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Keith Mackenzie. Source Historic England Archive
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