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Bennah House

A Grade II Listed Building in Christow, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6488 / 50°38'55"N

Longitude: -3.6503 / 3°39'1"W

OS Eastings: 283420

OS Northings: 84539

OS Grid: SX834845

Mapcode National: GBR QN.KHVY

Mapcode Global: FRA 377C.9Q9

Entry Name: Bennah House

Listing Date: 9 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85603

Location: Christow, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Christow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Christow St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHRISTOW BENNAH
SX 88 SW
5/84 Bennah House
GV II
House. Early C19, probably a remodelling of an earlier house. Colourwashed and
rendered ; slate roof (formerly thatched), gabled at ends ; and stacks to front of
ridge with brick shaft, truncated projecting stack with bread oven at left end to
rear of ridge.
Plan: Double depth plan with 2 principal rooms at the front, one on either side of a
central corridor containing the stair.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front with a central panelled front door and
gabled porch with timber lattice sides. 16-pane timber sashes to outer bays, round-
headed timber stair window with glazing bars above front door. Arched windows to
first floor of left and right ends.
Interior: Early C19 joinery including shutters and a stick baluster stair ; marble
chimneypiece.
A very unspoiled house in a prominent position in Bennah.


Listing NGR: SX8342084539

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