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Doorway Adjoining North East Corner of Black Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in North Huish, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4046 / 50°24'16"N

Longitude: -3.8124 / 3°48'44"W

OS Eastings: 271301

OS Northings: 57646

OS Grid: SX713576

Mapcode National: GBR QD.PY3Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 27XZ.DKR

Entry Name: Doorway Adjoining North East Corner of Black Hall

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Last Amended: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108200

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101369

Location: North Huish, South Hams, Devon, TQ10

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: North Huish

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Diptford St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


11.11.52 Doorway adjoining NE
corner of Black Hall
(formerly listed as
archway at Black


Doorway of former house, reused as garden gateway. Dated 1651. Granite.
Wide doorway with roll moulded segmental arch and jambs, the spandrels
carved with a scroll or arabesque design, the outer frame chamfered with a
small coat of arms above and date 1651; the whole framed by a label with
flowers carved in the stops. Reseat in a garden wall adjoining the north
east corner of Black Hall (qv).
From the mid C17 Black Hall was the seat of the Fowells of Fowellscombe,
their main seat in Ugborough parish (qv), and now in ruins. In 1815 Black
Hall was sold to Hubert Cornish who built the present house and reused this
doorway from the old house.

Listing NGR: SX7130157646

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

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