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Whiteoxen Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dean Prior, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4429 / 50°26'34"N

Longitude: -3.7983 / 3°47'53"W

OS Eastings: 272404

OS Northings: 61881

OS Grid: SX724618

Mapcode National: GBR QF.TFZJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 27YW.D2C

Entry Name: Whiteoxen Manor House

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Last Amended: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99256

Location: Dean Prior, South Hams, Devon, TQ10

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dean Prior

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dean Prior St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

DEAN PRIOR -
SX 76 SW
6/3 Whiteoxen Manor House
(Formerly listed as
9-2-61 Whiteoxen)

II

House, formerly a farmhouse. Date 1703 on doorway lintel. Stone rubble. Slate
roof both gable ends. Appears to be a three room plan with a central entrance
between the right hand and centre rooms and the third service room to the left
breaks the symmetry. Lean-to outshuts to rear. Rebuilt brick chimney stacks
at gable ends and axial stack at left hand of centre room. Two storeys. Long
overall six-window range. Symmetrical five-windows to right and with left hand
window slightly more widely spaced. Chamfered granite two light stone mullion
windows with casements with leaded panes. Two windows on first floor left and
one on ground floor right are wooden. Granite doorway to right of centre with
moulded four centred arch and C20 hipped slate hood. Interior: Moulded plaster
overmantel over fireplace (chimney piece missing) on first floor right hand
room (east) with fleur-de-lis and thistles and arabesque or animal frieze surround and date 1703. Roughly chamfered ceiling beams now exposed, and reused granite fireplace lintels.


Listing NGR: SX7240461881

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