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Outbuilding Approximately 30 M to East of Gerston Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in West Alvington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2643 / 50°15'51"N

Longitude: -3.7792 / 3°46'45"W

OS Eastings: 273284

OS Northings: 41994

OS Grid: SX732419

Mapcode National: GBR QH.CT0H

Mapcode Global: FRA 28ZB.FHL

Entry Name: Outbuilding Approximately 30 M to East of Gerston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Last Amended: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108416

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100884

Location: West Alvington, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: West Alvington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: West Alvington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 74 SW
Outbuilding approximately 30 m. to
5/187 east of Gerston Farmhouse.
26.1.67 (formerly listed as Granary at Gerston)


Outbuilding, reputedly granary. Early - mid C17. Slate stone rubble walls.
Hipped roof partly slate, partly corrugated iron (on front). Rectangular plan,
single room on each floor. 2 storeys, built into hillside so first floor can be
reached from ground level at the front. Doorway towards right-hand end reached
by short flight of steps. To the left below the eaves are 2 windows with internal shutters and square section mullions. In the right-hand end wall on the ground floor is a C17 chamfered doorway of typical roundheaded rubble South Hams type. Small window openings at both levels on rear elevation.
Interior: ceiling beams replaced, roof timbers inaccessible and may be of

Listing NGR: SX7328441993

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

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