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The Old Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadhembury, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8357 / 50°50'8"N

Longitude: -3.2753 / 3°16'31"W

OS Eastings: 310289

OS Northings: 104792

OS Grid: ST102047

Mapcode National: GBR LT.WL1L

Mapcode Global: FRA 460W.RS7

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 27 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87066

Location: Broadhembury, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Broadhembury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Broadhembury St Andrew, Apostle and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

BROADHEMBURY BROADHEMBURY CROSS, Broadhembury
SY 10 SW

5/64 Nos. 1 and 2 the Old Vicarage

GV II

Former vicarage, divided into 2 houses. A remodelling of 1807 (datestone) with
traces of an earlier building at the rear. Whitewashed and rendered with a hipped
slate roof with deep eaves carried on paired eaves brackets; stacks with rendered
shafts.
Plan: Double depth plan, 2 rooms wide with a central entrance into a stair hall, rear
service rooms. Changes in floor level and irregularities to the rear of the building
suggest a pre C19 house, presumably thoroughly remodelled in 1807.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Almost symmetrical 5 window front with some minor variations to
the windows. Central entrance with an early C19 recessed panelled door with
fanlight, panelled reveals and a rounded outer arch. Datestone of 1807 with the
initials E.D. above the front door. Complete set of early C19 small pane timber sash
windows, those to the right with margin panes. The right return (No. 2) has a
recessed front door with an overlight, flanked by small-pane timber windows. The
rear and side elevations have a mixture of timber sashes and casements, mostly C19.
Interior: No. 1 inspected. Early C19 joinery survives including shutters, panelled
doors, cornices, 2 marble chimney-pieces and a good stair with stick balusters in the
first flight and a ramped handrail, 2 first floor flights have turned balusters. The
stair is lit by a lantern.


Listing NGR: ST1030704802

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

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