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Bowden Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in East Down, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1438 / 51°8'37"N

Longitude: -4.0398 / 4°2'23"W

OS Eastings: 257412

OS Northings: 140254

OS Grid: SS574402

Mapcode National: GBR KR.8BF9

Mapcode Global: VH4MK.XJQ1

Plus Code: 9C3Q4XV6+G3

Entry Name: Bowden Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98174

Location: East Down, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: East Down

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: East Down St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/1 Bowden Farmhouse

Farmhouse, C16 or earlier, with late C18 dairy and C19 kitchen extensions to
rear. Rendered shale with some cob. Slate roof with lateral gable ends and
gable end brick stack. Slate-hanging on wall at lower end of C19 extension. 3
cell plan with cross-passage, now blocked, possibly originally open hall, now 2
storeys. Lower end has 2 inserted C20 casements above plain door to left and
C20 porch to cross-passage doorway. To right 2 C20 inserted casements to each
side of large lateral stack rendered and heightened with off-sets and pronounced
lean. French window at upper end with 2 C20 dormer windows above. Former
jetty, evidenced by plastered downstand construction, suggests an open hall.
First floor and roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS5741240254

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