HIGHER BLAGROVE FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1305889
Date first listed:
14-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
HIGHER BLAGROVE FARMHOUSE, BLAGROVE HILL, EX17 4SU

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Location

Statutory Address:
HIGHER BLAGROVE FARMHOUSE, BLAGROVE HILL, EX17 4SU

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

County:
Devon
District:
North Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
East Worlington
National Grid Reference:
SS7795817039

Details

SS 71 NE, 4/12

EAST WORLINGTON, BLAGROVE HILL (off), Higher Blagrove Farmhouse

II

Farmhouse. Mid C18. Rubble and cob, rendered and colour-washed, hipped straw- thatched roof, tall end brick stacks. PLAN: single room depth; 2 principal rooms at the front, central narrow entrance hall containing the stairs. Room to left the kitchen, room to right a parlour, at its back a shallow pantry, consequently the parlour is smaller than the kitchen. Gabled wing, probably a dairy at right-angles to rear of kitchen. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, symmetrical front, 3 windows, 2-light, late C20 casements, glazing bars. Central door opening, C20 door. INTERIOR with central hall with straight-flight staircase, turned newel at the foot, oak stick balusters, moulded oak handrail, oak treads. Large kitchen to left of lobby with large gable fireplace with wood bressumer, fitted settle running along 2 walls. Smaller parlour to right of hall with mid C18 wood chimneypiece, bracketed mantle; extending along rear of the parlour a pantry also reached from the hall, now featureless. Gabled dairy wing at right-angles to rear much rebuilt, fireplace with renewed wood bressumer. The Manor of Blagrove is stated to have been mentioned in the Domesday Book.

Listing NGR: SS7795817039

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
97417
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 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/13275/03
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Hedley R. Hooper. Source Historic England Archive
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