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Stone Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in Chulmleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9107 / 50°54'38"N

Longitude: -3.8306 / 3°49'50"W

OS Eastings: 271399

OS Northings: 113958

OS Grid: SS713139

Mapcode National: GBR L1.QWZK

Mapcode Global: FRA 26VP.RGZ

Entry Name: Stone Barton

Listing Date: 25 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97290

Location: Chulmleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Chulmleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chulmleigh St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 71 SW
6/113 Stone Barton
- II
Barton Farmhouse. Probably some late medieval fabric, remodelled in C17 and heavily
altered again in late C19. Unrendered stone rubble. Slate roof with axial and gable
end brick stacks.
Plan: a much modified 3-room and through-passage plan; the axial stack, which is
entirely of brick backs onto the passage; the middle room that it heats has a rear
axial passage giving access to the larger left end room. Passage contains C19
straight-run staircase. Large kitchen to right, with service staircase in rear
right-hand corner. Former ciderhouse at right end converted to form part of dwelling
in C20. Central outshut to rear of main range.
Exterior: 2 storeys. 6 window range. All C20 3-light casements, 3 panes per light
except for a 2-light casement above porch which has a slated gabled roof and
segmental pointed arched doorway. 6 panelled inner door, the upper 4 panels glazed.
French window at left end. All window openings have brick lintels. Former cider
house at right end has 2 window range.
Interior: entirely altered in C19 except for a deep chamfered cross ceiling beam to
kitchen with hollow step stops and chamfered cross ceiling beam to room at left end.
Kitchen has large fireplace with C19 chimneypiece and bread oven. 2 large chamfered
axial ceiling beams to cider house, which has winder staircase in rear right-hand
corner. King-post roof structure, but there are 5 smoke-blackened rafters reused as
braces and possible indicate the late medieval origins of the farmhouse.

Listing NGR: SS7139913958

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