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Part Woods partwood House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sampford Courtenay, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7941 / 50°47'38"N

Longitude: -3.9424 / 3°56'32"W

OS Eastings: 263199

OS Northings: 101188

OS Grid: SS631011

Mapcode National: GBR KW.ZC2R

Mapcode Global: FRA 26MZ.XLK

Plus Code: 9C2RQ3V5+J3

Entry Name: Part Woods partwood House

Listing Date: 8 October 1987

Last Amended: 26 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93076

Location: Sampford Courtenay, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: 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

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SS 60 SW
11/193 No 1 Partwood House and

The item shall be amended to read:-
11/193 No 1 Partwood House and
Part Woods


SS 60 SW
11/193 No. 1 Partwood House and
2 houses, originally one. Early-mid C17 but possibly with late medieval origins,
probably late C17 or early c18 and C19 additions and late C19 or early C20
alterations. Rendered cob and stone rubble walls. Gable ended asbestos slate roof
to main range, thatch roof to set-back section at left-hand end. 4 brick stacks, 2
axial, one at each gable end.
Plan: 3-room and through passage plan originally, lower room to the left. Hall
stack backs onto the passage, probably 2-storey hall bay at front of its higher end.
Inner room heated by gable end stack. Set-back from the left-hand end is an
addition which probably originated in the late C17 or early C18 as a small separate
cottage. C19 leanto additions along rear wall. Probably in the late C19 or early
C20 the division into 2 properties was made at the lower end of the hall and the
hall bay turned into a porch.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front (6 windows on ground floor). No.
1 Partwood House to left has 2 windows all C20 l and 2-light small-paned casements.
C20 plank and part-glazed door to left of centre and stable-type door at its right-
hand end into former passage. Set-back from left-hand end is 2-window thatched
addition. Partwood to right has 2-storey gabled porch at centre with C20 part-
glazed and panelled door.
Interior of Partwood has high quality framed ceiling to hall of intersecting
chamfered beams with heeled bar and hollow step stops. Fireplace has chamfered
wooden lintel with straight-cut stops, rough granite jambs and oven in left-hand
side. Inner room fireplace has chamfered wooden lintel with hollow step stops and
rough granite jambs, cloam oven in left-hand side. Roof timbers replaced in C20.

Listing NGR: SS6319901186

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