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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: 1307156



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

County: Devon

District: South Hams

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Aveton Gifford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Jul-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 99461

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AVETON GIFFORD ASHFORD SX 64 NE 4/19 Stoverlake Farmhouse - II Farmhouse. C17, modified and C20 wing. Rendered or painted rubble, Spanish slate roof. A former 3-room cross-passage plan with stair flanking fireplace; a gabled wing added to back now forming T-plan. Set gable to road, a 2-storey, 3-window front to south with 2-light glazing bar casements in deep reveals, and door under pent slate roof between windows 2 and 3 at cross-passage. Left end has large lean-to. Gable stacks. Back wing not of special interest. Interior: narrow cross-passage with thin partition each side and stone floor. Left room has good bressummer fire and bread oven, wood spiral stair includes a blocked window opening; chamfered and stopped ceiling joists and large transverse beam. A second stair at back. Many thin plank doors, that under stair with early hinges. A-frame roof; the gable to road shows that roof has been raised at some stage. Although much restored, with C20 windows, the fabric still retains much of historic interest.

Listing NGR: SX6820748748

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National Grid Reference: SX 68207 48748


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