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Little Weir Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Atherington, Devon

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Coordinates

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

ATHERINGTON
SS 52 SW
6/9 Little Weir Farmhouse
-
II

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
extension.
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

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