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Old Bridwell

A Grade II Listed Building in Halberton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9036 / 50°54'12"N

Longitude: -3.3441 / 3°20'38"W

OS Eastings: 305582

OS Northings: 112429

OS Grid: ST055124

Mapcode National: GBR LQ.R6MQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 36WQ.90F

Entry Name: Old Bridwell

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95372

Location: Halberton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX15

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Halberton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Halberton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ST 01 SE
3/185 Old Bridwell
House. Early C16 with later alterations and extensions, recently converted back
into a dwelling after a long period of dereliction. Plastered cob, with stone
footings, some brick and rubble, asphalted gabled-end roof. Formerly a 3-room,
through-passage plan, the lower end to the right of the passage and rebuilt in the
C19; and with a rear inner room wing. Axial stack backing onto passage; end stack
to wing; both with brick shafts. 2 storeys.
Front: 3-window range, 3-light windows to first floor under eyebrow eaves and a
first floor door approached by external flight of stone stairs. One 3-light window
to ground floor.
Rear: with one window of 2 lights and another of 3 under eyebrow eaves, with 2 of 2
lights and a door below; inner face of wing with windows of 1, 2 and 3 lights, a
blocked door to first floor reached by external flight of stairs, and in the angle a
blocked C16 doorway, pointed, mitred and pegged. All casements appear to be C20.
Interior: 3 jointed arches, recently jacked up, with evidence of smoke-blackening
(information from Simon Timms DCC); hall with chamfered ceiling beams, with scroll
stops; and a pointed doorway arch that is all that remains of the screen between
hall and parlour. Fireplace with 3 ovens to hall.

Listing NGR: ST0558212429

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

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