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Worthy Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurlestone, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2887 / 50°17'19"N

Longitude: -3.8374 / 3°50'14"W

OS Eastings: 269202

OS Northings: 44807

OS Grid: SX692448

Mapcode National: GBR QC.R9Y7

Mapcode Global: FRA 28V8.GTY

Entry Name: Worthy Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100854

Location: Thurlestone, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Thurlestone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Thurlestone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 64 SE
4/157 Worthy Farmhouse


House formerly farmhouse. Circa 1820-30. Slatestone rubble walls. Hipped slate
and asbestos slate roof. Brick stack at either end and wide projecting rubble
lateral stack at rear with brick shaft.
Plan: double depth plan. 2 principal rooms at front divided by central passage
which leads to stairhall behind. Service rooms at rear including kitchen, dairy,
pantry and back stairs, slightly modified in late C20.
Exterior: 2 storeys with basement and attic. Symmetrical 3-window front of
hornless 16-pane sashes, those on lst floor original, those below renewed in late
C20, Central porch with gabled roof on chamfered wooden posts and 6-panel door
behind, both are C20 replicas. 12-pane hornless sash windows in left-hand end
wall and at rear, some original and some renewed in late C20. Kitchen window at
rear is an original 20-pane sash window.
Interior: contains original joinery such as 6-panel doors and graceful curving

Listing NGR: SX6920244806

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

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