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Stables to South of Colleton Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chulmleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9156 / 50°54'56"N

Longitude: -3.8951 / 3°53'42"W

OS Eastings: 266875

OS Northings: 114613

OS Grid: SS668146

Mapcode National: GBR KY.QR1B

Mapcode Global: FRA 26QP.BBN

Entry Name: Stables to South of Colleton Manor

Listing Date: 25 October 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97187

Location: Chulmleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Chulmleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chulmleigh St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHULMLEIGH
SS 61 SE
5/11 Stables south of
Colleton Manor
- II*

Stable range. Circa early C17, altered in circa late C19, Coursed and dressed
local sedimentary stone. Slate roof with later granite coping to the gable
ends.
Plan: Rectangular on plan with a doorway at the centre of both front and back
walls; the rear (north) doorway now blocked. At the left hand (east) end there
is an extension (a tack room) and probably a cartshed which is now incorporated
into the adjoining gamekeeper's cottage qv.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical north front facing the house. Central
doorway with late C19 plank door and C19 2-light casements with glazing bars on
ground floor, one to the left and two to the right. On the first floor to the
right a loading door with late C19 plank door; all with cement rendered wooden
lintels. At the left set back slightly a small slit window on the ground floor
with hollow chamfer and round head with a hoodlmould.
The west gable end has a large late C19 or early C20 mullion - transom window
with leaded panes. The south elevation has a blocked central doorway and
blocked ground floor window to left and right.
Interior: 5 large chamfered cross-beams with step stops, those at the ends are
half-beams. The stall are C19 and on the front wall and in the tack room there
are large wooden pegs. The tack room has a small Gothic cast-iron fire-grate
in the corner.
The original 3-bay roof survives; 2 raised cruck trusses with 3 ties of
threaded purlins, the lower purlin at wall plate level, threaded diagonal
ridgepiece and cranked collars mortice and tenoned to the principals. The
common-rafters have been replaced.


Listing NGR: SS6688114611

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