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North Whitefield Farmhouse with Barn Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Brayford, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1088 / 51°6'31"N

Longitude: -3.8527 / 3°51'9"W

OS Eastings: 270398

OS Northings: 136026

OS Grid: SS703360

Mapcode National: GBR L0.BHSB

Mapcode Global: VH4MW.5DL9

Entry Name: North Whitefield Farmhouse with Barn Attached

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98579

Location: Brayford, North Devon, Devon, EX32

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Brayford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: High Bray

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 73 NW
6/96 North Hhitefield Farmhouse
with barn attached


Farmhouse and barn attached. C17, upper end of house rebuilt possibly in C18 and
barn remodelled in C19. Lower end of house and barn of roughly dressed stone
brought to courses, upper end of farmhouse is random rubble. Slate roofs with
gable ends, with slightly higher roofline to upper end of house. Stack at left end
and centrally placed stack set close to the ridge both with rendered shafts. Brick
stack set off centre at right gable end. 3-cell through-passage plan with
partition to inner room removed. Stack backs onto through-passage. Barn adjoins
at left end. House 2 storey, 4-window range. C20 raking dormer to right. Late
C19 2-light casement to left. Ground floor has a 2-light and 3-light casement to
left end and 3-light casement with timber lintel to right of rubble gabled porch
with slated roof and semi-circular brick arch. Further right-angled gabled
projection at right end with slate roof and blocked doorway. Slated roof to
virtually continuous outshut to rear.
Interior: the room below the through-passage has 2 ovolo-moulded beams with
fireplace lintel, all with carved foliated scroll stops. 2 probably C18 roof
trusses over lower end, remainder replaced in C19/C20. Barn has partially blocked
doorway to front with brick infill and timber lintel. Large double plank doors to
rear. Large bread oven projection to lower end of farmhouse stack protrudes into
upper end of barn. The masonry of barn and lower end of farmhouse is

The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1107559. This entry was removed from the List on 23rd March 2015.

Listing NGR: SS7039836026

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

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