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Little Weir Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Atherington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9997 / 50°59'58"N

Longitude: -3.9875 / 3°59'14"W

OS Eastings: 260637

OS Northings: 124132

OS Grid: SS606241

Mapcode National: GBR KT.KCNF

Mapcode Global: FRA 26JG.QCT

Entry Name: Little Weir Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96870

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 SW
6/9 Little Weir Farmhouse

Farmhouse, C17 remodelled in early C20. Rendered stone and cob. Slate roof, gable
end to right, hipped to left end. Tall rubble stack with tapered cap, drip and
off-sets at right gable end, and to rear gable end of left side wing.
Nearly symmetrical 2 room through-passage plan, extended possibly in late C17 or
C18 at left end by addition of wing, and to rear by addition of 2-storey dairy
2 storeys. 3 window range of gabled half dormers with 6 over 2 paned sashes. Twin
8-paned horned sashes flank brick porch with slated gabled roof. 2 light casement,
6 panes per light to wing over plank door.
Interior: stop-chamfered beams to hall. Ovolo-moulded door surround to staircase
to rear of hall. Staircase in through-passage has turned C17 balusters to moulded
handrail at head of stairs. Old 3 plank ledged door, battened to front to form 9
square panels. Single C17 truss with straight heavy principals, trenches for
purlins, lap-jointed collar and part of ridge purlin survives over hall, the
remaining trusses probably replaced in C19. 7 possibly C17 rafter couples survive
over wing.

Listing NGR: SS6063724132

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

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