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Lower Hellingtown Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckland Monachorum, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4784 / 50°28'42"N

Longitude: -4.1104 / 4°6'37"W

OS Eastings: 250358

OS Northings: 66417

OS Grid: SX503664

Mapcode National: GBR NY.M618

Mapcode Global: FRA 278S.QGJ

Plus Code: 9C2QFVHQ+9R

Entry Name: Lower Hellingtown Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92624

Location: Buckland Monachorum, West Devon, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Town: West Devon

Civil Parish: Buckland Monachorum

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Farmhouse. C17, considerably altered in the C19 with C19 addition. Stone rubble
walls, partially rendered, slate hung at the front. Gable ended slate roof. 2
rubble gable end stacks with brick shafts. Rendered rubble rear lateral stack.
Original plan obscured by later alterations, likely originally to have been 2-room
and through-passage with both rooms heated by gable end stack. Probably in mid C19
heated rear kitchen wing added behind right-hand and passage enlarged at right-hand
side to former larger stair hall. Outshut added probably in later C19 behind left-
hand room and parallel to rear wing.
2 storeys. Regular 3-window front, openings disposed to the left. First floor
left-hand window is early C19 16-pane hornless sash, others are similar but with
horns, probably C20 facsimiles. 1st floor centre window has 12-panes. At centre on
ground floor is gabled porch probably C19 re-using C17 segmental-headed chamfered
granite doorway. Probably early C20 11-panelled door behind. Outshut at rear of
left-hand room re-uses a single light moulded granite framed window. Rear wing
adjoins to the left with outshut abutting it to the left. At right-hand gable end of
house on ground floor is single square-headed granite-framed light probably
Interior: the 2 gable end fireplaces are granite framed but probably reconstructed,
from undressed pieces of stone.

Listing NGR: SX5035866417

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