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Higher Crabdown Farmhouse and Barn to North West

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashreigney, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9197 / 50°55'10"N

Longitude: -3.97 / 3°58'11"W

OS Eastings: 261628

OS Northings: 115210

OS Grid: SS616152

Mapcode National: GBR KV.QB47

Mapcode Global: FRA 26KP.55J

Entry Name: Higher Crabdown Farmhouse and Barn to North West

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90799

Location: Ashreigney, Torridge, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Ashreigney

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashreigney St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ASHREIGNEY
SS 61 NW
2/9 Higher Crabdown Farmhouse and
barn to north-west
II
Farmhouse. Early C17 possibly with earlier origins, C20 addition. Plastered cob
walls. Gable-ended thatch roof. 3 brick stacks, one axial and one at each end on
projecting rubble bases.
Plan: 3-room-and-through-passage plan with lower end to the right. Hall stack
backs onto the passage, lower room and inner rooms are heated by gable end stacks.
Small C20 wing built at front of left-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front of C19 small-paned casements, 2-
light on first floor, 3-light on ground floor. The 2 right-hand windows are late
C20 2-light casements without glazing bars. C20 gabled porch to right of centre
with glazed door behind leading to passage. C20 2-storey addition projecting from
left-hand end. Beyond it a probably C18 barn extends in line with the house.
Interior features have mainly been concealed by C20 modernisation but chamfered and
hollow step-stopped cross beams survive in the hall. The fireplaces are blocked.
The roof timbers do not show at all on the first floor and are unlikely to be
original.


Listing NGR: SS6162815210

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