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Hill House, Including Cross Base Immediately South

A Grade II Listed Building in Ugborough, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3876 / 50°23'15"N

Longitude: -3.8629 / 3°51'46"W

OS Eastings: 267664

OS Northings: 55846

OS Grid: SX676558

Mapcode National: GBR QB.C3FG

Mapcode Global: FRA 28S0.QXF

Entry Name: Hill House, Including Cross Base Immediately South

Listing Date: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99414

Location: Ugborough, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Ugborough

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ugborough St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

UGBOROUGH -
SX 6755

15/134 Hill House, including
cross base immediately
- south

GV II

House, formerly a village farmhouse. C17 or possibly earlier, remodelled in circa
early C19 and restored in circa 1970. Cob refaced in early C19 in stone rubble now
whitewashed. Concrete tile roof with gabled and hipped ends. 3 rooms and cross-
passage plan. Stack at left hand lower gable end and large lateral stack at centre
rear with 2-stair turrets left and right. 2 storeys. 4-window range. Circa early
C19 casements with glazing bars, ground floor of 3-lights, first floor 2-lights, all
with slate cills, ground floor with flat stone arches. To left of centre cross-
passage doorway with C20 glazed door. Right-hand plank door to inner room a later
insertion. Interior: Roof largely replaced. Principals at lower end are visible in
first floor room. 2 stone newel stairs at rear. Screen at lower side of passage
missing, the other screen if it survives is covered in later partition. The 2 rear
stair turrets suggests original house had an open hall and therefore probably of
early C16 or earlier origin. Including socket stone of large medieval cross in
garden which is not the original site. Circa late C14 to C15, granite, square to
octagonal, with large cushion-stops slightly keeled.


Listing NGR: SX6766255848

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