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Lower Bridge Road owl's Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Stockland, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8418 / 50°50'30"N

Longitude: -3.0628 / 3°3'46"W

OS Eastings: 325264

OS Northings: 105234

OS Grid: ST252052

Mapcode National: GBR M2.WCVT

Mapcode Global: FRA 46GW.4L7

Entry Name: Lower Bridge Road owl's Castle

Listing Date: 8 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88223

Location: Stockland, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Stockland

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Stockland St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

8.5.67 Lower Long Bridge (or
Owl's Castle)


House. Circa early C16 hall house with floor inserted circa late C16. Plastered
stone rubble or cob. Thatched roof with half-hipped ends and eyebrow eaves. Two
storeys. Five window range. Upper (west) end originally an outbuilding. Modern
metal frame casements with later panes. Near east end a modern door to cross
passage with modern thatched rustic porch. Rendered ridge and end chimney stacks.
Small two-light chamfered wood mullion window at rear. Short modern rear wing with
half hipped thatched roof. Interior: jointed cruck trusses. At higher end a plank
and muntin screen with four-centred arch chamfered doorway. Similar doorway other
side of cross passage and another, originally an external rear door at end of cross
passage. Stopped chamfer ceiling beams and chamfered fireplace bressumer with stone
jambs. Adam style chimney piece in first floor room. National Monuments Record

Listing NGR: ST2526405234

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

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