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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: 1307117



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

County: Devon

District: Torridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Yarnscombe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Feb-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 91886

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YARNSCOMBE SS 52 SE 13/269 Ley Harden - GV II

Former rectory. 1867, designed by R.D. Gould of Barnstaple (Devon Record Office) at a cost of £1,500 (White's Devon 1839). Local stone rubble with Bathstone dressings. Slate roof, stone rubble stacks. Gothic style. Description approximate as access unobtainable at time of survey (1988). Asymmetrical plan. The entrance elevation has 3 gables to the front and is slightly set back to left and right, with a slated lean-to porch on stout timbers into the right return of the central block. A second door into the left hand end has a chamfered stopped stone doorframe. Windows include some stone mullioned casements and later windows. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS5640323389

Selected Sources

Books and journals
White, , Devon, (1839)

National Grid Reference: SS 56403 23389


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