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Range of Houses Immediately to North-East of Affeton Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in East Worlington, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9095 / 50°54'34"N

Longitude: -3.7714 / 3°46'16"W

OS Eastings: 275559

OS Northings: 113722

OS Grid: SS755137

Mapcode National: GBR L4.R0D3

Mapcode Global: FRA 26ZP.Y96

Entry Name: Range of Houses Immediately to North-East of Affeton Castle

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Last Amended: 14 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107325

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97407

Location: East Worlington, North Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: East Worlington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: West Worlington

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

EAST WORLINGTON
SS 71 SE
8/2
20.2.67
Range of houses immediately to
north-east of Affeton Castle, now
2 dwellings(previously listed as
north range to Affeton)
GV II
Range of buildings to former manor house of which only the gatehouse now survives
(q.v); now 2 dwellings. May be as early as C15, but no evidence of a date earlier
than the late C16 seen, much altered late C18 to provide a farmhouse and an
additional house. Coursed local rubble, gabled straw-thatched roofs, some slate to
right wing, a brick ridge stack at each end, a large rubble stack and a brick axial
stack to centre, 2 lateral stacks at rear, one truncated and capped, the other with
a tall rubble shaft.
Plan: long single depth range with a wing to right of the front forming an L-plan.
Divided into 2 houses; the left-hand has a central entrance and 2-room plan, the left
room has a gable end stack and the right-hand room an axial stack. The right-hand
house, not fully inspected is probably also of 2-room plan, central entrance, 2
lateral stacks to the rear. 2-storey wing at the front of the right end, late C18
addition when the whole range was remodelled.
Exterior: 2 storey long asymmetrical 6-window range, plus one window in the
projecting wing to the right. All these are late C18 horizontally sliding sashes of
12-panes. 2 late C18 doors, to left panelled, to right half-glazed with transom
light with glazing bars, hipped roof wing projecting to right, casements in
conforming style.
Interior: with 2 large chamfered and ogee-stopped ceiling beams to the hall,
remainder of fittings seem late C18 including doors and a simple straight-flight
staircase.
Roof: appears late C18 with tie-beam trusses, but not completely seen so may
incorporate some earlier work.


Listing NGR: SS7555913722

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