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Bales Tenement

A Grade II Listed Building in Loxhore, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1218 / 51°7'18"N

Longitude: -3.9848 / 3°59'5"W

OS Eastings: 261188

OS Northings: 137712

OS Grid: SS611377

Mapcode National: GBR KV.9LB0

Mapcode Global: VH4MS.W27B

Entry Name: Bales Tenement

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98616

Location: Loxhore, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Loxhore

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Loxhore St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 63 NW
4/133 Bales Tenement


Farmhouse. C17 but possibly earlier origins. Whitewashed rendered rubble.
Scantling slate roof with gable ends. Brick stack at right end and tall rubble
front lateral hall. stack heightened in brick. Truncated stack heating first floor
only at left gable end. 3-cell through-passage plan with extended lower end,
possibly originally a byre. 2-storeys, 4-window range C20 fenestration. Hall
window breaks forward in line with stack slated lean-to canopy. Asbestos slate
lean-to roof to porch and cross-passage plank door. Small 4-paned casements to
right. Ground floor openings have thin slate dripmoulds. Small L-shape single-
storied right angled projection to rear with brick stack and projecting bread oven
with rounded slate cap. Blocked pigeon holes to rear wall of main range and
projecting stair turret towards right end. Blocked through-passage doorway also to
rear. 4, possibly C17 trusses survive but roof space not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS6118837712

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

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