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Head Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in Chittlehamholt, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9477 / 50°56'51"N

Longitude: -3.9 / 3°53'59"W

OS Eastings: 266625

OS Northings: 118196

OS Grid: SS666181

Mapcode National: GBR KY.NPT9

Mapcode Global: FRA 26QL.VTZ

Entry Name: Head Barton

Listing Date: 8 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442141

Location: Chittlehamholt, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Chittlehamholt

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chittlehamholt St John

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 61 NE

Head Barton


Farmhouse. 1872 by datestone. Unrendered stone rubble with brick dressings and
quoins. Hipped slate roof with rendered brick stacks with oversailing brick courses
to the capping to each side, and large stack to hipped end of rear service wing.
Rectangular plan house, 2 rooms deep with principal front room to each side of
stairhall. Service wing to rear right side.
2 storeys. 3-window range. All original fenestration intact of 16-paned hornless
sashes with slightly cambered brick lintels and brick quoins. Gabled slate roof to
stone rubble porch with chambered brick lintel, brick quoins and small 4-paned
windows to each side. 6-panelled inner door, the 4 upper panels glazed. Datestone
MR 1872. Tripartite sashes to right side of rear wing.
Interior: Largely unaltered since C19. Head Barton is one of the more substantial
farmhouses built by the Rolle family, and is imposingly situated overlooking the
River Mole.

Listing NGR: SS6662518196

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

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