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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: 1107586



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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Westleigh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-May-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 98869

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WESTLEIGH WESTLEIGH SS 42 NE 3/142 Downmans Farmhouse GV II Farmhouse. C17 possibly earlier origins. Rendered stone rubble and cob. Slate roof with gable ends. Tall rendered front lateral hall stack with offset and bread oven projection. Stack at left end with tapered cap. Through-passage, hall and inner room, lower end possibly demolished. 2 storeys, 3 window range. C20 fenestration. Hall bay breaks forward slightly with gabled dormer to 2-light casement 4 over 6 panes to each light flanked by 2 light casements, 6 panes per light to left, 8 panes per light to right. 2 light casements to ground floor 8 panes per light to left, 6 panes per light to right. Gabled slate roof to porch to through-passage at right end, with 6 panelled door, the upper panels glazed. Lean-to at right end with asbestos slate roof. C19 outshut to rear at lower end with scantle slate roof. C20 2 storey outshut at upper end. Interior altered but earlier fabric probably concealed.

Listing NGR: SS4706628652

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National Grid Reference: SS 47063 28655


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