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Bubhayne Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hemyock, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9113 / 50°54'40"N

Longitude: -3.2529 / 3°15'10"W

OS Eastings: 312014

OS Northings: 113175

OS Grid: ST120131

Mapcode National: GBR LT.QZPB

Mapcode Global: FRA 462P.NJX

Entry Name: Bubhayne Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95727

Location: Hemyock, Mid Devon, Devon, EX15

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Hemyock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hemyock St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ST 11 SW HEMYOCK
5/70 Bubhayne Farmhouse
-
- II
Farmhouse. Probably mid to late C17, extended and partially rebuilt by John Farrant
in 1897 (datestone). Roughcast rubble flint with some cob; gable end slate roof.
The original plan is not absolutely clear; probably a 4-room, cross passage plan
house, the service end to the left of the passage, and the principal room (or hall)
the middle of the 3 rooms to the right, heated by an axial stack that also serves
the lower-status room immediately to the right of the passage. Internal end stack
to service end. The right-hand room was partially rebuilt when the house was
extended in 1897. Both stacks with brick shafts. Winder stairs in turret at rear
of passage. 2 storeys.
Exterior. Front: 7-window range; all casement windows are C20. Gabled C19 porch
to passage. The right-hand corner has rusticated quoining. Rear retains 1 early
C19 3-light casement window, 8 leaded panes per light. Later C19 and C20 casements
elsewhere.
Interior: the service end, divided into 2 smaller rooms (presumably kitchen and
dairy) by an axial partition (now dismantled; the mortices of the muntins are
visible on the axial ceiling beam); fireplace with stopped chamfered lintel. The
rear winder stair to the rear of the passage may retain early carpentry; there was
possibly a second similar stair forward of the main axial stack leading off the
principal room which has 3 chamfered cross ceiling beams with step stops. Roughly
chamfered cross ceiling beam to the room between hall and passage. 2 nice pieces of
late C17 joinery survive : a fielded panel door in the hall, and a cupboard in the
chamber above, with tripartite fielded panel front and a little cornice of turned
balusters (possibly not in-situ). Otherwise, C19 joinery, including internal
panelled shutters. C19 roof.


Listing NGR: ST1201413175

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

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