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Manor Croft, Including Garden Wall Immediately to South-West and Gate Pier Immediately to North-East

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadhempston, Devon

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Latitude: 50.484 / 50°29'2"N

Longitude: -3.6864 / 3°41'10"W

OS Eastings: 280456

OS Northings: 66262

OS Grid: SX804662

Mapcode National: GBR QM.PSS6

Mapcode Global: FRA 375S.7NV

Entry Name: Manor Croft, Including Garden Wall Immediately to South-West and Gate Pier Immediately to North-East

Listing Date: 17 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84782

Location: Broadhempston, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Broadhempston

Built-Up Area: Broadhempston

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Broadhempston St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

2/78 Manor Croft, including garden wall
immediately to South-west and gate
pier immediately to North-east.
Small house. Circa 1840, possibly built by the Palks who erected the adjoining
Salem Chapel in 1844. Rubble walls with larger dressed quoins. Shallow pitched
hipped slate roof with deep overhanging eaves. Brick stack to either end.
Double depth plan with 2 principal front rooms and central stair hall, service rooms
at rear. Central stairhall. Later C19 rear wing to left with C20 extension along
rear wall. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front with central door. Original 16-
pane sashes, first floor centre is 12-panes. All are without horns with flat stone
arches. Original 6 panel front door with rectangular fanlight above and panelled
surround. Contemporary porch with door canopy supported on wooden columns and
trelliswork at the sides. Flat roof extension built on at rear adjoining an
intermediate wing.
Interior: original joinery virtually intact with 6 panelled doors to main ground
floor rooms, open well staircase with column newels, stick balusters, wreathed
handrail, carved brackets and panelling below. Shallow arch from front to back of
hall with pilasters either side. The smaller right-hand front room had panelled
shutters, surround to window and cupboards either side of fireplace. Fireplace has
simple wooden surround with mantel supported on brackets. Left-hand front room is
now double depth and contains marble fireplace with ornate arched iron grate.
Panelled shutters and surround to window. Both front rooms and the hall have simple
coved cornices. Behind the right-hand front room is the former kitchen with large
open fireplace with wooden surround and mantel and cupboards either side. First
floor front bedrooms have C19 fireplaces with ornate arched cast iron grates.
This small mid C19 house survives virtually intact with some good quality original
To include tall rubble garden boundary wall immediately to south-west and square
gate piers directly to north-east.

Listing NGR: SX8045666262

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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