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The Glebe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Holne, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5135 / 50°30'48"N

Longitude: -3.8326 / 3°49'57"W

OS Eastings: 270160

OS Northings: 69789

OS Grid: SX701697

Mapcode National: GBR QC.955X

Mapcode Global: FRA 27VP.YGS

Entry Name: The Glebe House

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Last Amended: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99279

Location: Holne, South Hams, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Holne

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Holne St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 76 NW

4/14 The Glebe House (formerly
listed as "The Vicarage")

- II

House, formerly the vicarage. Circa C18 house with cottage arnee remodelling of
circa 1831 by Elliot of Ashlawton. Stone rubble, plastered on south and east
fronts. Thatched hipped roof with deep eaves, with thin moulding to eaves soffit.
L-shaped on plan. 2 storeys. East front 5 bays, not quite symmetrical. Circa 1832.
Moulded cross mullion-transom casements with leaded panes and hood moulds. South
entrance front similar but 3 bays with central fielded panel door and reveals. Cast
iron verandah across south front with ornate spandrels and glass roof. Slate hung
side and central stacks. Interior: staircase with stack balusters and wreather
handrails ramped after column newels. Some C18 fielded panelled interior doors.
Tablet on east front states that Charles Kingsley was born here in 1819. He was
born on 12 June while his father was curate-in-charge of Holne for a few months.

Listing NGR: SX7016069789

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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