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Bocombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Parkham, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9705 / 50°58'13"N

Longitude: -4.3074 / 4°18'26"W

OS Eastings: 238085

OS Northings: 121538

OS Grid: SS380215

Mapcode National: GBR KD.M2MK

Mapcode Global: FRA 16VK.5NZ

Plus Code: 9C2QXMCV+52

Entry Name: Bocombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105134

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91497

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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5/178 Bocombe Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early/mid C18. Coursed slatestone rubble with
rendered cob to first floor. Gabled artificial slate roof;
rendered brick ridge and right end stacks. 3-unit plan with
lobby-entry to left of central room, and with continuous service
range under same roof to rear. 2-storeys; 4-window range. C20
porch and door. Timber lintels over C20 two-light casements with
glazing bars. C20 one-storey extension to left. C19 plank door
to rear. Interior: 3 ground-floor open fireplaces, with
stop-chamfered bressummers to two on right; split and sawn oak
joists; C18 A-frame roof, each truss having a tie beam, a pegged
collar and side struts and ridge purlin set in crossed apex. It
is unusual for Devon that the house was built with a lobby-entry
and a widely-pitched roof covering a double-depth plan.

Listing NGR: SS3808521538

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