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Village Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Merton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8892 / 50°53'21"N

Longitude: -4.0967 / 4°5'48"W

OS Eastings: 252624

OS Northings: 112067

OS Grid: SS526120

Mapcode National: GBR KP.S80J

Mapcode Global: FRA 269R.HS5

Plus Code: 9C2QVWQ3+M8

Entry Name: Village Hall

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91766

Location: Merton, Torridge, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Merton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Merton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 5212
22/151 Village Hall

Village hall formerly schoolhouse. Mid C19 extended in later C19. Stone rubble
walls. Gable ended slate roof. Brick stack at right gable end of each range.
Plan: Long narrow plan only one room deep. The original path is to the left and
apparently consisted of 2 schoolrooms each with a separate entrance. Another long
room was added at the right-hand end later in the C19.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4 window front to original range to the left
retaining its tall 2-light stone mullion and transom windows with hoodmoulds above.
2 identical porches - one towards each end - with stone Tudor style arched doorways
which also have hoodmoulds. Stone coped gable above, terminating in small finial on
left-hand porch. In the gable of each is a stone plaque inscribed "C" - possibly
representing the Clinton estate. Behind the porches are C20 blockwood doors. The
addition at the right-hand end is lower with 3 windows similar to the other part and
plank doors to left and right of centre.
Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS5262412067

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