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Higher House

A Grade II Listed Building in Umberleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0044 / 51°0'15"N

Longitude: -4.0303 / 4°1'49"W

OS Eastings: 257647

OS Northings: 124738

OS Grid: SS576247

Mapcode National: GBR KS.K0TB

Mapcode Global: FRA 26FG.CPS

Plus Code: 9C3Q2X39+QV

Entry Name: Higher House

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96868

Location: Atherington, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Atherington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Atherington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 52 SE
5/7 Higher House

- II

Farmhouse. C17 with possibly earlier origins, altered and extended in C20.
Unrendered stone rubble. Slate roof with gable ends. Lateral hall stack to rear,
tapered cap heightened in brick. Rubble stack at right end with off-sets and brick
shaft and tall lateral stack to front heating upper end. 3-room through-passage
plan with right-angled extension to front upper end forming overall L-shaped plan.
2 storeys. 4-window range of 2-light casements, 6 panes per light. Three 3-light
and one 2-light casement, all 6 panes per light to ground floor. Leanto slate roof
to stone rubble porch with brick dressings. 6 panelled door, the upper 2 panels
glazed. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS5764724738

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

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