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Brerewood House the Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Colyton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7416 / 50°44'29"N

Longitude: -3.071 / 3°4'15"W

OS Eastings: 324527

OS Northings: 94098

OS Grid: SY245940

Mapcode National: GBR PD.VQDY

Mapcode Global: FRA 47G3.TNJ

Entry Name: Brerewood House the Vicarage

Listing Date: 8 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87911

Location: Colyton, East Devon, Devon, EX24

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Colyton

Built-Up Area: Colyton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Colyton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

24/205 COLYTON

8.5.67 The Vicarage and Brerewood

Vicarage and adjoining house. Early C16, much restored and with circa early C20
additions at rear (west). Surviving parts of a house built in 1520 by Canon
Brerewood (Dr Thomas Brerewood) Chancellor to Bishop Veysey and referred to by
Leland as "a fair House". Stone rubble with freestone dressings. Slate roof gabled
and hipped. Two storeys. Irregular plan. The Vicarage to left (south-west)
heavily restored and has porch with stepped gable and moulded four centred arch, it
is a two storey two window range with large late C19 moulded wood mullion windows,
the ground floor with dripmoulds. The north-east end (Brerewood House) is L-shaped
with hipped roof wing and large gabled wing with stepped moulded parapet and moulded
stone mullion window with four four-centred arch lights and dripmould, above a
moulded four-centred arch doorway with carved arms of Bishop Veysey above. Rebuilt
brick end chimney stacks. Red brick early C20 wing at rear.

Listing NGR: SY2453194102

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