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Clysthayes

A Grade II Listed Building in Gittisham, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7793 / 50°46'45"N

Longitude: -3.2316 / 3°13'53"W

OS Eastings: 313262

OS Northings: 98474

OS Grid: SY132984

Mapcode National: GBR P8.Q8WN

Mapcode Global: FRA 4731.4TC

Entry Name: Clysthayes

Listing Date: 27 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87151

Location: Gittisham, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Gittisham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Gittisham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

GITTISHAM GITTISHAM, (north side)
SY 19 NW

7/149 Clysthayes

GV II

House. Probably C18 or early C19. Colourwashed and rendered, probably stone, right
end wall brick on stone footings, rusticated quoins; thatched roof with a plain
ridge, hipped at ends; axial stack to right of centre, rear left lateral stack
(probably C20), end stack to rear right wing.
Plan: L plan. The main range faces south and is, presumably, 2 rooms on plan
(interior not inspected); entrance on front to right of centre; rear right wing at
right angles.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4 window front with regular fenestration. C19
panelled front door to right of centre with a round-headed porch with trellis work in
the head, the sides replaced with planks. The keyblock over the front door is
inscribed "Ma foy a Dieu/Mon foyer a mes amis". 3 ground floor 2-light C20 timber
casements with small panes. 4 first floor C20 3-light casements. Judging from
interruptions to the stone plinth the ground floor windows may once have been bays or
bows.
Interior: Not inspected but said to be plain. At the west end of an exceptional
village of traditional thatched houses.


Listing NGR: SY1326298474

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