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Downmans Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Westleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0369 / 51°2'12"N

Longitude: -4.1827 / 4°10'57"W

OS Eastings: 247063

OS Northings: 128655

OS Grid: SS470286

Mapcode National: GBR KK.GXYH

Mapcode Global: FRA 264C.SCT

Entry Name: Downmans Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98869

Location: Westleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Westleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Westleigh

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 42 NE
3/142 Downmans Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17 possibly earlier origins. Rendered stone rubble and cob. Slate
roof with gable ends. Tall rendered front lateral hall stack with offset and bread
oven projection. Stack at left end with tapered cap.
Through-passage, hall and inner room, lower end possibly demolished.
2 storeys, 3 window range. C20 fenestration. Hall bay breaks forward slightly
with gabled dormer to 2-light casement 4 over 6 panes to each light flanked by 2
light casements, 6 panes per light to left, 8 panes per light to right. 2 light
casements to ground floor 8 panes per light to left, 6 panes per light to right.
Gabled slate roof to porch to through-passage at right end, with 6 panelled door,
the upper panels glazed. Lean-to at right end with asbestos slate roof. C19
outshut to rear at lower end with scantle slate roof. C20 2 storey outshut at
upper end.
Interior altered but earlier fabric probably concealed.

Listing NGR: SS4706628652

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