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Outbuilding Immediately North East of Colcombe Castle House

A Grade II Listed Building in Colyton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7481 / 50°44'53"N

Longitude: -3.0678 / 3°4'4"W

OS Eastings: 324760

OS Northings: 94823

OS Grid: SY247948

Mapcode National: GBR PD.VC89

Mapcode Global: FRA 47G3.GN6

Entry Name: Outbuilding Immediately North East of Colcombe Castle House

Listing Date: 8 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87830

Location: Colyton, East Devon, Devon, EX24

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: 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

8.5.67 Outbuilding immediately
north-east of Colcombe
Castle House


Outbuilding. Circa early C16. Only a fragment of a large house and said to have
been the kitchen with room above. Now a single storey outbuilding with flat
corrugated asbestos roof. Stone rubble with dressed stone quoins and plinth. On
the west side a large four light chamfered stone mullion window with remains of a
dripmould and a heavy pointed arch timber doorframe. Similar doorframe on east
Interior once contained a wide fireplace and moulded ceiling beams, but these have
On the site of Colcombe Castle, one of the seats of the Courtenays, Earls of Devon,
first built in C13 and rebuilt on a large scale in C16.

Listing NGR: SY2476094823

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