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Halsbury Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Parkham, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9753 / 50°58'30"N

Longitude: -4.2601 / 4°15'36"W

OS Eastings: 241428

OS Northings: 121969

OS Grid: SS414219

Mapcode National: GBR KG.LW1R

Mapcode Global: FRA 16ZJ.L5V

Plus Code: 9C2QXPGQ+4X

Entry Name: Halsbury Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Last Amended: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105130

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91486

Location: Parkham, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Parkham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Parkham St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Farmhouse

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6/168 Halsbury Farmhouse
20.2.58 and attached
outbuilding (formerly
listed as Halsbury
Farmhouse. 1659 datestone (reset) to wing on right; wing to left
altered in early C18. Coursed slatestone rubble; gabled asbestos
slate roof, with slate roof to rear; rendered stone ridge stack
to left; rendered stone rear lateral stack. L-plan with front
right wing: dwelling is contained within main wing to left, which
is of 3-unit plan with rear lateral stack to central parlour to
right of hall. 2 storeys; 5-window range. Late C19 six-panelled
(2 glazed) door set in mid C17 moulded wood architrave. Flat
stone arches over C20 windows to right, early/mid C18 twelve-pane
sash with thick glazing bars above door, and two early C19
six-pane sashes to left; timber lintel over late C19 horned
plate-glass sash to left. Wing projecting to front right, a
former outbuilding and now used as a cowhouse: left side wall has
doveholes, timber lintels over mid/late C19 three-light casements
in blocked doorway, timber lintel over C19 six-pane casement to
first floor on left; front wall, of 3-window range, has timber
lintel over C20 door, loft door above, C20 window to right and
blocked window; 2-storey projecting bay to right. Two C19
outshuts to rear. Interior of house, in range to left: mid C17
chamfered beams to ground-floor rooms on left and to centre, the
central room having a mid C17 plaster cornice; room to right has
mid C17 ovolo-moulded stone fireplace, mid C18 plaster cornice
and quatrefoil-shaped plaster panel to ceiling. First-floor has
mid C18 plaster cornice. Cl9 panelled doors: panelled doors with
fielded panels are mid C18, including door with C17 S-scroll
hinges opposite front door. Roof not inspected. Outbuilding to
right has chamfered beams, and C17 joists of large scantling to
projection on right.

Listing NGR: SS4142821969

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