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Yeoland House, Including Little Yeoland

A Grade II Listed Building in Swimbridge, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0564 / 51°3'22"N

Longitude: -3.9536 / 3°57'12"W

OS Eastings: 263180

OS Northings: 130372

OS Grid: SS631303

Mapcode National: GBR KW.FN8K

Mapcode Global: FRA 26LB.CJZ

Entry Name: Yeoland House, Including Little Yeoland

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98705

Location: Swimbridge, North Devon, Devon, EX32

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Swimbridge

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Swimbridge St James the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SWIMBRIDGE YEOLAND LANE (north side)
SS 63 SW
8/221 Yeoland House, including Little
Yeoland

GV II

House with cottage attached. Cottage C17 remodelled probably in circa 1830 when
the house was built. Painted rendered stone. Hipped slate roofs to both house and
cottage, house has asbestos slate roof to rear range. Cottage has axial brick
stack, and 2 brick stacks to central valley of house. Cottage has 3 rooms in line
with stack heating left hand room and with dairy and storesheds at right end.
Cottage attached to house by lean-to to rear and greenhouse to front with lean-to
roof of 3 sections with glazing bars to roof and facade supporting lapped glass,
with doorway to left end. House is symmetrical double-depth central staircase
plan. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window range. C19 12-paned hornless sashes all
with original glass. Central porch with Tuscan columns and engaged pilasters
flanking round-arched doorway with 2-panelled door and plain fanlight. Moulded
cornice with lions head guttering. Small cupola to centre of front range with ten
roof to bellcote supported on timber struts and shaped brackets. Bell insitu.
Round-arched stair window to rear. Cottage has old panelled doors at each end
flanking C20 door above which is a 2-light casement, 3 panes per light; and 2 tall
blind windows to dairy end. House retains much of its original features including
plasterwork cornices. Cottage has some old joinery, chamfered beam to heated room
with a lath and plaster smoke hood to right with chamfered bressumer.


Listing NGR: SS6318030372

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