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Latitude: 50.6383 / 50°38'17"N
Longitude: -3.4643 / 3°27'51"W
OS Eastings: 296545
OS Northings: 83091
OS Grid: SX965830
Mapcode National: GBR P2.MKYK
Mapcode Global: FRA 37MD.44W
Entry Name: The Old Estate Office
Listing Date: 2 December 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097680
English Heritage Legacy ID: 85920
Location: Kenton, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6
Civil Parish: Kenton
Built-Up Area: Kenton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Kenton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
KENTON SOUTH TOWN, Kenton
SX 98 SE
6/255 The Old Estate Office
House, formerly the Estate Office and Steward's House to the Powderham Estate. Said
to be C18 on account of the doorcase but possibly early C19 re-using the doorcase.
Whitewashed and rendered; slate roof, gabled at ends; left end stack and 2 axial
Plan: single depth plan, 3 rooms wide, with an entrance to right of centre into a
heated room containing the stair.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 6-bay front with regular fenestration. Re-used 2-
leaf glazed front door with a doorcase with reeded pilasters and a curved hood with a
dentil cornice. Closely-spaced 2-light C19 or C20 timber casements with glazing
Interior: Joinery includes deeply-panelled doors and cupboards and a stair with
diamond piercings to plain splat balusters. 2 reeded chimney-pieces survive with C19
grates, one introduced from elsewhere.
Group value with Polruan, adjoining at the right, and thatched houses on the opposite
side of the road.
Listing NGR: SX9654583091
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