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Waye House, Waye Court and the Coach House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashburton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5342 / 50°32'3"N

Longitude: -3.7374 / 3°44'14"W

OS Eastings: 276963

OS Northings: 71935

OS Grid: SX769719

Mapcode National: GBR QJ.0RKG

Mapcode Global: FRA 371N.CRC

Entry Name: Waye House, Waye Court and the Coach House

Listing Date: 10 May 1973

Last Amended: 1 September 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 375973

Location: Ashburton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ashburton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashburton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


ASHBURTON

SX77SE ALSTON CROSS
849-1/2/229 Waye House, Waye Court and The Coach
10/05/73 House
(Formerly Listed as:
ALSTON CROSS
Waye House Country Hotel)

GV II

Large house, now divided into 3 dwellings. Said to have been
built in 1829; mid C19 addition (Waye Court). Solid rendered
walls; Waye Court of stone rubble. Slated roofs. Rendered
chimneys; Waye House front chimney has 4 octagonal shafts.
Waye House (the original dwelling) has 4-square plan with
entrance and stairhall to rear left. Waye Court set back to
rear left. L-shaped service wing (The Coach House (of 2
builds)) set back to rear right. 2 storeys. 3 windows wide.
Round-headed centre niche in ground storey with French windows
to left, large canted bay window to right (both probably late
C19). Barred sashes above: 4 panes in centre, 6 at sides. Left
side-wall has 6-panelled centre door (the 4 upper panels now
glazed) in panelled reveals. Flanked by French windows;
6-paned sashes in upper storey. Both sides have slated
verandah on Gothic iron columns. Deep bracketed eaves-cornice
to hipped roof. Waye Court 2 windows wide; wood casements
below, sashes above. Bracketed eaves-cornice.
Coach House has 8-paned sashes in left-hand section; remainder
much altered in late C20. Interior of Waye House has
entrance/stairhall with modillioned cornice; late C19 or early
C20 carved wood staircase. Both front ground floor rooms have
marble chimneypieces (probably original).


Listing NGR: SX7696371935

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

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