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A Grade II Listed Building in Sampford Spiney, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5163 / 50°30'58"N

Longitude: -4.0734 / 4°4'24"W

OS Eastings: 253097

OS Northings: 70557

OS Grid: SX530705

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.JX45

Mapcode Global: FRA 27CP.LVR

Entry Name: Leewood

Listing Date: 23 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93994

Location: Sampford Spiney, West Devon, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Sampford Spiney

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

SX 57 SW
7/96 Leewood

House. Late C17/early C18, with mid C18 bay added to right, mid C19 rear wing and
C20 alterations. Rubble, rendered, asbestos slate roof with brick gable stack to
left and at original gable end, now ridge.
2-room plan, with each room heated by gable end stack; one-room plan extension added
to right end in mid C18 with c. mid C19 rear wing added to rear right.
1½ storeys and 3 windows, all C20 2-light casement, 3 small gables each with similar
window, second bay from right has C20 gabled porch and glazed door. Left end has
half the lintel from a 4-centred arched granite opening set in rubble wall at first
floor level, single-storey C20 addition connecting house with single storey outhouse
with C20 window and door. Right end has canted bay at ground floor with Venetian
window with 6-pane sash and 3-pane sidelights, Gothic glazing to central light and
pilasters between lights, similar window at first floor; C20 single-storey addition
to right with porch and door, 2-storey rear wing behind with hipped roof and 2-light
casement of 10 panes each light under eaves, stack in angle to rear wing; rear of
building not accessible.
Interior central room has fireplace with cambered timber lintel, granite jambs and
cloam oven to rear, 2 roughly chamfered cross beam, solid wall between 2 original
rooms. Room in bay to right has remains of cupboard C18, shelves removed.

Listing NGR: SX5309770557

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