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Lower Metcombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marwood, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1396 / 51°8'22"N

Longitude: -4.0923 / 4°5'32"W

OS Eastings: 253720

OS Northings: 139896

OS Grid: SS537398

Mapcode National: GBR KP.8H3T

Mapcode Global: VH4MK.0MW7

Plus Code: 9C3Q4WQ5+R3

Entry Name: Lower Metcombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98191

Location: Marwood, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Marwood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Marwood St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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4/18 Lower Metcombe Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Probably C16 origins, remodelled late C18 to later
exterior to rear. Whitewashed shale and cob with gable-ended slate roof. Earlier
fabric of single pile 2-storey house with 2 right-angled extensions to rear forming
irregular 3-sided courtyard plan. South facade has small sash to left gable end
and large stone stack to right. 3 window range of timber sashes with glazing bars
6 panes per sash to each side of 6-paned casement above doorway with 2-light timber
casement, 6 panes each, to right and a blocked window opening and inserted C20
metal casement to left. On the east side is a large stack with tripartite sash
window to left and timber sash to right, 8 panes per sash, with casement above.
Brief interior inspection suggested interesting roof structure with curved
principals possibly crucks.

Listing NGR: SS5372039896

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