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Pennycombe Farmhouse and Iron Railings to Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Kenn, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6542 / 50°39'15"N

Longitude: -3.5139 / 3°30'50"W

OS Eastings: 293077

OS Northings: 84931

OS Grid: SX930849

Mapcode National: GBR P1.FJJ3

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JB.WBN

Entry Name: Pennycombe Farmhouse and Iron Railings to Garden

Listing Date: 2 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85804

Location: Kenn, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Kenn

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 SW

5/138 Pennycombe Farmhouse and iron
railings to garden


Farmhouse. C17 or earlier with C19 and C20 alterations. Whitewashed rendered cob
and stone rubble ; end stacks to main block, rear lateral stack to wing ; slate roof,
gabled at ends of main block, hipped at end of wing.
Plan: L plan. 2 single depth ranges, the west-facing range probably earlier.
Details of plan unclear at time of survey (1987) as interior not inspected.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4 window west-facing range with a front door to
the left with a flat porch canopy on moulded brackets. 2 ground floor C19 3-light
casements with glazing bars ; 3 similar first floor windows and a small 1-light
window to first floor left. The wing has a 4 window south front with a C20 door to
the right with a flat porch canopy on moulded brackets. 2 first floor and 1 ground
floor C19 3-light casements, matching those on the main range, the other windows 2-
and 3-light C20 timber casements with glazing bars. The rear elevation of the main
block has a door with a flat porch canopy and 2- and 3-light casements with glazing
bars. The left return of the main block has a projecting bread oven, a "small bow
window with 3 ogee-headed lights" mentioned in the old description no longer exists.
C19 iron railings to the garden in front of the house are included in the listing.
Interior: Not inspected but may be of interest and early roof timber may survive.
An attractive pre 1700 traditional farmhouse on a roadside site.

Listing NGR: SX9307784931

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

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