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Little Woodlands Including Garden Wall in the Front

A Grade II Listed Building in Kennford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6665 / 50°39'59"N

Longitude: -3.5352 / 3°32'6"W

OS Eastings: 291600

OS Northings: 86329

OS Grid: SX916863

Mapcode National: GBR P0.TQRR

Mapcode Global: FRA 37H9.SP5

Entry Name: Little Woodlands Including Garden Wall in the Front

Listing Date: 2 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85852

Location: Kenn, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Kenn

Built-Up Area: Kennford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kenn St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

KENN KENNFORD (east side)
SX 98 NW

2/182 Little Woodlands including garden
- wall in the front


House. Probably 1840s. Flint with red sandstone dressings ; slate roof, gabled to
the front at the right ; main block with left end stack with paired shafts and rear
right lateral stack, axial stack to service wing at rear, Tudor style, some of the
details and the use of materials similar to Woodlands (q.v.) in the same parish, said
to be the model for Little Woodlands.
Plan: L plan main block with 2 principal rooms, one on either side of an entrance
passage containing the stair ; the right-hand room projects slightly to the front
forming an L plan, rear service wing at right angles to the main block.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2:1 window front, gabled to the front at the
right, the gable with a parapet and moulded kneelers. 2-centred pointed arched
doorway in the centre with original plank and cover strip front door. To the,left of
the front door a nicely-detailed canted bay window with transomed lights with margin
glazing arched glazing bars above the transom with stained glass. 2-light transomed
window to the right, also with ornamental glazing bars above the transom. The first
floor windows are 2-light casements with glazing bars, decayed date or inscription
stone in gable to the right. The left return has one transomed 2-light window with
ornamental glazing bars to the right, a blocked ground floor window to the left and 2
first floor 2-light casements with glazing bars. Coeval flint garden wall in front
of house with irregular stone capping.
Interior: Not thoroughly inspected but includes an early C19 stair and joinery and
other details are likely to survive.

Listing NGR: SX9160086329

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

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