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Hayne Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton St. Cyres, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7648 / 50°45'53"N

Longitude: -3.5831 / 3°34'59"W

OS Eastings: 288449

OS Northings: 97334

OS Grid: SX884973

Mapcode National: GBR QR.X331

Mapcode Global: FRA 37C2.5XB

Entry Name: Hayne Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161655

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96364

Location: Newton St. Cyres, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Newton St. Cyres

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Newton St Cyres St Cyr and St Julitta

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 89 NE
5/12 Hayne Farmhouse
- II
Former farmhouse. Late C15 - C16 with C16 and C17 improvements, renovated and
extended in C19, modernised 1984. Plastered cob on rubble footings with volcanic
stone and brick stacks. Corrugated asbestos roof soon to be replaced with
thatch. Traditional 3-room and through-passage plan. with inner room to right
(east). C18 -C19 cob-walled extension to right and late C19 - early-C20 brick
kitchen behind. Now 2-storeys throughout. South-facing front with C19 3-light
casements to each room and contemporary six-panel door. Front porch added 1984.
Although service end apparently rebuilt in C19 rest is well-preserved. The roof,
supported on side-pegged jointed crucks with butt purlins and ridge, is completely
smoke-blackened suggesting that original house divided by low partitions. In east
gable an oak post rises from ground to carry the ridge (an unusual feature).
Remains of passage-service screen with shoulder-headed doorpost. Rear passage door
was also shoulder-headed but has been converted to square head. Volcanic stone
stack inserted to hall in C16 backing onto passage. Fireplace with oak lintel;
chamfered surround with pyramid steps and doorway to blocked side oven. C16 post-
and-panel screen with framing above at upper end of hall. Hall floored in C17 by
chamfered beam with scroll stops. Inner room with remains of early C18 brick gable
fireplace. Thorough renovation of 1984 includes rear extension and some introduced
C16 and C17 features.

Listing NGR: SX8844997334

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

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