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Little Newcombes

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton St. Cyres, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7837 / 50°47'1"N

Longitude: -3.5791 / 3°34'44"W

OS Eastings: 288778

OS Northings: 99421

OS Grid: SX887994

Mapcode National: GBR LD.ZTB1

Mapcode Global: FRA 37D0.MGT

Entry Name: Little Newcombes

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96365

Location: Newton St. Cyres, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Newton St. Cyres

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Newton St Cyres St Cyr and St Julitta

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

NEWTON ST CYRES
SX 89 NE
5/13 Little Newcombes
-
- II
Large farmhouse. Mid-C19 incorporating elements of earlier building and with C20
extensions. Built for Passmore family. Mostly stuccoed volcanic stone, cob and
brick with slate roofs. Eccentric rambling plan comprising two distinct blocks set
end to end with solid party wall. 2-storeys with attic rooms in higher, right-hand
(eastern) wing. Double span roof to left wing housing stair and kitchen/services;
drawing room and inner room to right face south with C20 extensions each side and
to rear. Overall 4-window front. Six-panel door to stair-hall, with rectangular
fanlight and Tuscan porch on granite columns is left of centre. 2 French windows
to right. All large sash windows have glazing bars with margin-lights. Large
sliding Venetian shutters. Shaped eaves-brackets and dentil cornice to right.
Right gable of exposed brick with round-headed windows to attic and first floor
corridor; stucco pilaster to rear is panelled with acanthus-motif below dentils;
and plain barge-boards to gable. Left double-gable also of exposed brick with
gauged brick arches to apertures - sashes with glazing bars and rear door with
rectangular fan. Interior: curving geometric stair, open string, mahogany
handrail, stick balusters and panelled sides.


Listing NGR: SX8877899421

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