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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: 1252837



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

County: Devon

District: Torridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ashwater

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Jan-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 90718

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ASHWATER ASHWATER SX 39 NE 3/16 Holmdene - GV II House. Circa early to mid C18. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone rubble footings, thatched roof gabled at ends, large projecting cob stack with set-offs and brick shaft and left end, projecting stone stack at right end. Single depth 2-room plan with off centre entrance directly into the right-hand room with the staircase opposite the entrance running axially against the rear wall. The right-hand room may originally have been unheated and the right-hand stack may be a C19 addition. 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front with an off-centre front door under a gabled brick porch. The thatch eaves are eyebrowed over 3 first floor 2-light casements, 6 panes per light. 2 windows to the left of the porch are similar, ground floor window right has 18 panes. All windows have slate sills. Interior Both fireplaces are partly blocked with probably C19 timber jambs and lintels. Roofspace not inspected but may be of interest.

Listing NGR: SX3861395257

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National Grid Reference: SX 38622 95258


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