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Higher Queens Dart Including Adjoining Garden Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Witheridge, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9398 / 50°56'23"N

Longitude: -3.6548 / 3°39'17"W

OS Eastings: 283825

OS Northings: 116894

OS Grid: SS838168

Mapcode National: GBR L8.P5WZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 367M.FXS

Plus Code: 9C2RW8QW+W3

Entry Name: Higher Queens Dart Including Adjoining Garden Area Railings

Listing Date: 14 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97496

Location: Witheridge, North Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Witheridge

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Witheridge with Creacombe

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 81 NW
5/90 Higher Queens Dart including
adjoining garden area railings
- II

Farmhouse. Early C19 remodelling of a C17 house. Hipped thatch and slate roofs. 3
brick stacks set on the ridge to axial stacks.
Plan and interpretation: 3-room-and-through-passage plan, the whole remodelled early
C19. The lower room to extreme right and the through-passage thrown into one room,
this then divided into 2 small rooms, one a kitchen, the other a cider room. Higher
end to left with a stair-hall inserted into the inner room which may have been
extended to the right. Stone stairs on gable end to the first floor to right.
Exterior: 2 storeys, 3:1:1 window on first floor, 2-light casements with glazing
bars, except 16-pane sash windows to left bay, C20 window on ground floor, bay to
extreme right with 3-light leaded casement. 3 door openings, to left 6-panelled
door, the other 2 with plank doors, 2 gabled porches.
Interior: with early C19 joinery including staircase and window shutters. Cross-
beam to central room with an elaborate moulding which is probably C17. Kitchen at
the lower end with an oven which projects into the cider house. Cider press in the
Garden boundary railings at right-angles to the right of the frontage, spear-capped
on a high rendered plinth, 2 gateways in similar style.

Listing NGR: SS8382516894

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