TREE FARM

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1108165
Date first listed:
28-Jul-1989
Statutory Address:
TREE FARM, FORE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
TREE FARM, FORE STREET

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

County:
Devon
District:
South Hams (District Authority)
Parish:
Aveton Gifford
National Grid Reference:
SX 69058 47715

Details

AVETON GIFFORD FORE STREET SX 64 NE (east side) 4/24 Tree Farm - II Two cottages, now farmhouse. Late C18 or early C19. Rendered rubble, brick stacks, slate roof; attached end unit with clay tile. Probably built as two 'handed' cottages, a small, lower unit added at right end and carried part-way round back; main building has a gable entry to the left end, and back slope of roof sweeps down over wide centre section including staircases. Two storeys, 2+2 windows, all original 16-pane sashes in exposed boxes, and some early glass; centred to each pair of windows a 6-pane flush door, that to left under flat hood to moulded edge on shaped wooden brackets, and to right under a propped pent slate hood. Both set on 3 steps to height of slight plinth. Small modil- lion eaves cornice, gable stacks, and large centre ridge stack; further small brick stack, centre eaves at back. At left end a lean-to outbuilding sweeps round corner to ventilating plank door, and plank door in gable of main buil- ding; at right end a lower 2-storey unit with two 2-light casements at each level, 2 with glazing bars, and central 6-panel flush door. Hipped end with gable stack. Back has various 2-light glazing bar casements, including one each end to landing level. Interior not inspected, but likely to be little modified; ground windows have original panelled shutters. The building holds an important location on a right-angle bend entering the village from the west, and is a rare example in Aveton of an unaltered vernacular structure.

Listing NGR: SX6905847715

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
99466
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: 01 Nov 2005
Reference: IOE01/13934/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Robert Vickery. Source Historic England Archive
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