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Latitude: 50.2594 / 50°15'34"N
Longitude: -3.6966 / 3°41'47"W
OS Eastings: 279159
OS Northings: 41317
OS Grid: SX791413
Mapcode National: GBR QL.Z40Z
Mapcode Global: FRA 384B.X97
Entry Name: Kernborough Grange
Listing Date: 25 March 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165151
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99993
Location: Stokenham, South Hams, Devon, TQ7
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Stokenham
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Stokenham St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX74SE Kernborough Grange
House. Probably C16 or early C17 extended in C18 or early C19 and restored
in late C20. Roughcast stone rubble. Asbestos tile roof with gable ends,
large projecting lateral stack at front with later brick shaft with slate
cowl. Small rendered stack at right hand end.
Plan and Development: 3-room plan house. The central hall has a lateral
stack at the front and a stair turret at the back. The right hand room
heated from a gable end stack was probably the inner room. The unheated
left end room formerly had a cross-passage between it and the hall, its
partition has been removed.
In the C18 or C19 a single storey outshut was built behind the left end of
the house and in the C20 a single storey wing was added to the rear of the
right hand end. The small outbuilding attached to the front of the left end
is probably late C18 or C19.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-5 window south front. Large
projecting lateral stack at centre, the front wall to left is flush with
stack but to the right it is set back. Late C19 and C20 2-light casements
with glazing bars, 2 on first floor break the eaves with small gables above.
Doorway to left of stack and slate lean-to canopy on timber cantilevers and
C20 door. Doorway near right hand end of front also has C20 door. Small
single storey outbuilding on left end of front with hipped roof and doorway
on its right hand side.
Rear elevation has large circular stair turret at centre with single storey
outshut to its right and a small C20 single storey extension to the left.
Interior: Much restored inside in late C20. Inner right hand room has
small blocked fireplace. Hall fireplace has been reduced in size and has
timber lintel. Partition between lower left end room and former passage has
been removed. All the ceiling beams have been replaced, large stone newel
stairs in stair tower rise from rear of hall. All roof timbers have been
replaced except for truss at lower left end which had threaded purlins.
Listing NGR: SX7915941317
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