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Greystone Cottage higher Stadbury Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Aveton Gifford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2991 / 50°17'56"N

Longitude: -3.8471 / 3°50'49"W

OS Eastings: 268542

OS Northings: 45980

OS Grid: SX685459

Mapcode National: GBR QC.QMGP

Mapcode Global: FRA 28T7.R1R

Entry Name: Greystone Cottage higher Stadbury Farmhouse

Listing Date: 28 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99471

Location: Aveton Gifford, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Aveton Gifford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Aveton Gifford St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 64 NE
4/29 Higher Stadbury Farmhouse
and Greystone Cottage
Farmhouse. C16 and late C18. Coursed slate-stone, slate roofs with clay
ridges. A 3-room cross-passage original with rear staircase, to which wing
added at right end, forming L-plan. Two storeys, 5-window south front; ground
floor has plank door and 2-light with horizontal bars, to cottage, then 2-light
glazing bar casement; C20 hipped porch over C20 glazed doors, 2 tripartite
4:12:4-pane sashes. At first floor two 2-light glazing bar casements and two
12-pane sashes. Small left gable stack and large stone ridge stack raised in
bricks. Return wing has C20 glazed doors and a tripartite sash under two
12-pane sashes; plain gable. The back has swept-down roof and various case-
ments, and outer face of wing has a 2-light glazing bar casement and a large
buttress or former stack. Interior: main block has a series of transverse C16
moulded beams, many C18 panelled doors, large fireplace to middle room with deep
flat granite lintel. Spiral stair in turret approached through arched doorway
with keystone and C18 door, moulded mop-stick handrail. Top room, left, has C18
fire surround with moulded support to mantelshelf. The later wing, with higher
ceilings, has elliptical recesses with pilasters, some panelling, moulded cor-
nice. A-frame roof, cambered collars, butt purlins.

Listing NGR: SX6854245980

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

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