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Village School and Pumphouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kennford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6685 / 50°40'6"N

Longitude: -3.5349 / 3°32'5"W

OS Eastings: 291627

OS Northings: 86545

OS Grid: SX916865

Mapcode National: GBR P0.TJV9

Mapcode Global: FRA 37H9.LPM

Plus Code: 9C2RMF98+92

Entry Name: Village School and Pumphouse

Listing Date: 26 April 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097696

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85861

Location: Kenn, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

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

SX 98 NW

2/190 Village School and Pumphouse



Village school and pumphouse, converted to house. Possibly 1849, the date at which
the voluntary school was established. Whitewashed rendered sandstone ; slate roof
with deep eaves, gabled at ends ; divided chimney stack with paired shafts and brick
stacks on south side.
Plan: Rectangular on plan with a porch on the north side and a projection on the
south side, containing the village pump.
Exterior: Single storey. The south elevation (facing the road) has 2 large small-
pane transomed windows to left and right and a small window between the halves of the
divided stack. The pumphouse has deep eaves and a louvred round-headed window on the
gable end, door to pumphouse on left (west) return. The south elevation has a gabled
porch and similar windows to the north elevation. The right (east) return of the
building has a round-headed louvred window and retains the school bell.
Interior: Not inspected.
Part of a group at Pye Corner with Lantern Cottage.

Listing NGR: SX9162786545

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

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