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Higher Westwater Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Axminster, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7942 / 50°47'39"N

Longitude: -3.0294 / 3°1'45"W

OS Eastings: 327542

OS Northings: 99911

OS Grid: SY275999

Mapcode National: GBR M4.Z8BD

Mapcode Global: FRA 46JZ.ZK6

Entry Name: Higher Westwater Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098623

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87674

Location: Axminster, East Devon, Devon, EX13

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Axminster

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Axminster St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


Higher Westwater


Circa C16 stone rubble house, with byre at lower end converted into cottages.
Thatched hipped roof. Two storeys. Long four window range. C19 casements, first
floor with eyebrow eaves over. Ground floor larger casement windows with concrete
lintels. Left and right modern glazed doors. Brick ridge chimney stacks. Two circa
C17/18 stone rubble wings at rear.

Interior: cruck trusses, probably joisted but plastered over. Stopped chamfer ceiling

Listing NGR: SY2754299911

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

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