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Latitude: 50.7484 / 50°44'54"N
Longitude: -3.9585 / 3°57'30"W
OS Eastings: 261929
OS Northings: 96138
OS Grid: SX619961
Mapcode National: GBR Q4.V2ZP
Mapcode Global: FRA 27L3.HN2
Entry Name: Lower Corscombe
Listing Date: 8 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1147004
English Heritage Legacy ID: 93031
Location: Sampford Courtenay, West Devon, Devon, EX20
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Sampford Courtenay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Sampford Courtenay St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 69 NW
8/148 Lower Corscombe
House, formerly farmhouse. C17 witn C19 addition. Rendered cob and stone rubble
walls. Gable ended slate roof. Axial stone rubble stack and rendered brick stack
at left gable end.
Plan: 3-room and through passage plan with lower end to the left, hall stack backs
onto passage. Inner and lower room fireplaces inserted in C19. the inner room may
have been partly rebuilt at this time as its front wall projects slightly. Also in
C19 an outshut was added along the rear wall and an outbuilding extending from the
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front of C20 small-paned 3-light
casements. C20 stable type door to left of centre. Right-hand side of house
projects slightly. Lower barn/shippon attached at left-hand end.
Interior: open fireplace in hall has chamfered wooden lintel with granite jamb to
right, stone and brick oven in left-hand side and a floor of slates set on edge.
Over the window is a re-used chamfered beam with square mortices in its soffit.
Small C18 wall cupboard with fielded panel door. Only insubstantial roof timbers
which are probably C19.
Listing NGR: SX6192996138
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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