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Wild Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hawkchurch, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8028 / 50°48'10"N

Longitude: -2.9354 / 2°56'7"W

OS Eastings: 334178

OS Northings: 100775

OS Grid: ST341007

Mapcode National: GBR M8.YN5B

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RZ.07M

Plus Code: 9C2VR337+4R

Entry Name: Wild Court

Listing Date: 8 May 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098497

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87993

Location: Hawkchurch, East Devon, Devon, EX13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Hawkchurch

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hawkchurch St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

8.5.67 Wild Court


Late C16, 1593 on rainwater head, possibly with earlier core. Stone rubble with
freestone dressings. Plain tile roof with moulded stone coping to gable ends.
Formerly E-shaped on plan but south-west wing has been demolished. Two storeys.
Six window range and projecting wing to right hand (north-east). Two, three and
four light ovolo moulded stone mullion windows with hood moulds. First floor in
small gables with ellaborate finials. Central two storeyed gabled porch with
similar finial and moulded four centred arch doorway with arms of Moore above in
moulded panel. The inner doorway has moulded wooden frame and studded oak door.
Parallel range at rear forming double depth plan. Rendered rear (north-west)
elevation with ovolo moulded wooden mullion window and sashes. C19 rear wing with
range of sashes.
Interior: Two contemporary ground floor panelled rooms with arcaded overmantles
bearing the Moore arms and four centred arch moulded stone chimneypieces. Staircase
with dog-gate. Panelled first floor room with moulded stone chimneypiece and
painted arcaded overmantle, with shield and console brackets supporting cornice.
C18 panelling in hall.
Probably built by Robert Moore whose initial with date 1593 are carried on a lead
rainwater head.

Listing NGR: ST3417800775

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

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