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Strashleigh Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ermington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3804 / 50°22'49"N

Longitude: -3.9588 / 3°57'31"W

OS Eastings: 260828

OS Northings: 55221

OS Grid: SX608552

Mapcode National: GBR Q5.LGX3

Mapcode Global: FRA 28L1.9K6

Entry Name: Strashleigh Manor House

Listing Date: 23 April 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147905

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100328

Location: Ermington, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Ermington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ermington St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

23/4/52 Strashleigh Manor House


Farmhouse, the surviving part of a larger house. C16, partly demolished and much
altered in 1934. Stone, now roughcast, but laid in bands of slate and stone. Slate
hipped and gabled L-shaped on plan. Tall two storeys. Circa C18 east wing; five
bays, some blind, remainder C20 cross mullion/transom windows and C20 lean-to porch
at centre.
Truncated wing at rear (west) with two storey porch at side with four-centred arch
doorway with continuous roll moulding. Part of the house to the west reduced to one
storey, but retains granite chamfered cross mullion/transom window. Large granite
chimney stacks with moulded caps.
Interior: not inspected but is said to have been severely modernised and the late
C17 stairs with twisted balusters has been reconstructed.
Strashleigh was the seat of the Strashleighs from the early C13 until the last
member of the family died in 1583.

Listing NGR: SX6082855221

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

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