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Parish Room

A Grade II Listed Building in Lamerton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5713 / 50°34'16"N

Longitude: -4.188 / 4°11'16"W

OS Eastings: 245159

OS Northings: 76899

OS Grid: SX451768

Mapcode National: GBR NT.FB47

Mapcode Global: FRA 273K.B8J

Entry Name: Parish Room

Listing Date: 23 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93957

Location: Lamerton, West Devon, Devon, PL19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Lamerton

Built-Up Area: Lamerton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

LAMERTON LAMERTON
SX 47 NE
3/61 Parish Room
-
II

Parish room. Dated 1900, possibly incorporating earlier building. Slatestone
rubble, rendered front, slate roof with coping and rubble gable stack with cap to
right.
Possibly remodelling of earlier house, now a single-storey 1-room plan parish room
heated by right-hand end gable stack retaining its original oven at the base. To
front, off-centre to left, a 1½-storey porch, outshut to rear; asymmetrical T-plan
overall.
Single storey with projecting 1½-storey porch with 4-centred arched hollow-chamfered
doorway with long and short painted stone dressings, small 2-light 2-pane casement
above with hollow-chamfered surround and hood-mould, date plaque above, with
inscription that Reverend and Mrs J.H.B. Wollocombe erected the building on a site
presented by Viscount Ebrington as a reading room for the young men of the parish;
similar 4-light 4-pane window to right and 3-light 3-pane window to left. Right
return has oven projection at base of stack, curved with slate top, outshut to right
with straight joint and 6-pane light. Left return has blank gable end. Rear has
single storey outshut to left with door.
Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX4515976899

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