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Building 3 Metres West of Brown's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbury Salterton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6875 / 50°41'14"N

Longitude: -3.3961 / 3°23'45"W

OS Eastings: 301477

OS Northings: 88463

OS Grid: SY014884

Mapcode National: GBR P4.V6FW

Mapcode Global: FRA 37S8.6SB

Entry Name: Building 3 Metres West of Brown's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88666

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Built-Up Area: Woodbury Salterton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury Salterton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SY 08 NW WOODBURY WOODBURY SALTERTON (west side)

2/147 Building 3 metres west of
- Brown's Farmhouse

- II

Detached building, now a store, but formerly a serge-making workshop. C18.
Roughcast cob on stone footings. Some brick patching and hipped and gabled-end
thatched roof. End window with C18 surround and one stanchion above a renewed
doorway, the door planked with an old lock, with the corners decorated with
trefoils. Later, probably C19, side entrance. A Sun Life Assurance policy
inventory of 1760 notes that the 'cellar' adjacent to Samuel Dagworthy's dwelling
at Woodbury Salterton (i.e. Brown's Farmhouse) was used for serge making. The
house is occupied (1985) by the same family who still refer to this building on
'the cellar'
Reference: Ursula W Brighouse, Woodbury, A View from the Beacon (1981), p.121


Listing NGR: SY0147788463

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