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A Grade II Listed Building in Willand, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8856 / 50°53'8"N

Longitude: -3.3687 / 3°22'7"W

OS Eastings: 303819

OS Northings: 110455

OS Grid: ST038104

Mapcode National: GBR LP.SDDT

Mapcode Global: FRA 36TR.RFR

Plus Code: 9C2RVJPJ+6G

Entry Name: Redgate

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95461

Location: Willand, Mid Devon, Devon, EX15

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Willand

Built-Up Area: Willand

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Willand St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 7 January 2022 to correct typos and reformat the text to modern standards.


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Detached house. C17 with later alterations. Cob and stone mix, plastered, under gabled end slate roof. Formerly a three-room, cross-passage house, the higher-end to the left of the passage. The lower end has been dismantled and replaced by a single storey extension. External end stack heats inner-room; former axial stack backing onto passage (now on end stack) heats hall; brick shafts. Main range of two-storeys.

Front: two-window range, C19 four-light casement windows to first floor, a similar window to the ground floor, with an inserted glazed door with adjacent windows to the left. Two later brick raking buttresses. Left-hand end with tiny window (possibly to light former newel standing forward of stack). Small wooden, partially glazed porch.

Interior: an ovolo-moulded plank and muntin screen of high quality with bulbous stops stands between hall and inner room. Ogee moulded ceiling beams. Hall chamber with fireplace with moulded stone lintels. Four upper crucks with trenched purlins, and evidence of lapped notched collars now gone; diagonal ridge-piece also missing.

Reference: roof not inspected and above description taken from report of Commander E H D Williams (1980) in RCHM.

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