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Newhouse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Mamhead, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6108 / 50°36'38"N

Longitude: -3.4934 / 3°29'36"W

OS Eastings: 294426

OS Northings: 80070

OS Grid: SX944800

Mapcode National: GBR P2.3J27

Mapcode Global: FRA 37KG.BTJ

Entry Name: Newhouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85955

Location: Mamhead, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Mamhead

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kenton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 98 SW

5/307 Newhouse Farmhouse


Farmhouse 1830s, built for the Mamhead Estate and very similar to Broomhouse
Farmhouse, Ashcombe (q.v.), also part of the estate at one time. Whitewashed and
rendered ; end stacks on corbels ; slate roof, gabled at ends with curly
bardgeboards. Gothic style, unusual for a farmhouse of this date.
Plan: Single depth main block, 2 rooms wide with a central entrance porch and
principal rooms to left and right ; rear left service wing.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front with a very steeply-pointed gabled 2
storey porch with curly bargeboards to the gable, the porch slightly corbelled out at
first floor. level with a 3-light stepped window in the gable. Original timber
mullioned windows. The right return, (the service wing), is 3 bays with a C20
concrete block porch into the service wing ; 3 first floor timber mullioned 2-light
windows, similar 4-light window to ground floior left, and 3-light window to the
right fo the porch. 1 window retains the presumably original glazing with diamond
leaded panes.
Interior: Not inspected.
Very unspoiled externally and an unusual example of an early C19 Gothic farmhouse.
Shown on the tithe map of 1839.

Listing NGR: SX9442680070

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

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