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Yarty Farm House Including Former Bakehouse Immediately South West

A Grade II Listed Building in Membury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8174 / 50°49'2"N

Longitude: -3.0463 / 3°2'46"W

OS Eastings: 326389

OS Northings: 102501

OS Grid: ST263025

Mapcode National: GBR M3.XXQ7

Mapcode Global: FRA 46HY.519

Entry Name: Yarty Farm House Including Former Bakehouse Immediately South West

Listing Date: 8 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88097

Location: Membury, East Devon, Devon, EX13

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Membury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Membury

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

8.5.67 Yarty Farm House including
Former Bakehouse
immediately south west


Large house. Circa early C17. A house on this site was rebuilt in 1626 by Nicholas
Fry, Sheriff of Devon. Appears to have been reduced and partly rebuilt in C18 and
C19. Stone rubble with moulded plinth. Two parallel ranges with pantile roofs with
gabled ends. Two storeys and attics. South garden front: four window range, two
and three-light casements with glazing bars in cambered arch openings. In west
gable end a reused moulded stone four-centred arch doorway. Rebuilt brick ridge
chimney stacks.
Adjoining two storey five window range wing to west, formerly farm buildings, now
incorporated into the house, but situated at lower level. Including former
bakehouse to south west circa C18, stone rubble, hipped and gable-ended pantile roof
with brick chimney stack and cambered arch door frame. Interior of bakehouse has
large open fireplace with ovens. Nicholas Fry's Monument is in the Parish Church of
St John the Baptist qv.

Listing NGR: ST2638902501

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

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