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The Bakery

A Grade II Listed Building in Molland, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0421 / 51°2'31"N

Longitude: -3.7035 / 3°42'12"W

OS Eastings: 280669

OS Northings: 128353

OS Grid: SS806283

Mapcode National: GBR L6.GRKV

Mapcode Global: FRA 364C.F02

Plus Code: 9C3R27RW+RH

Entry Name: The Bakery

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398129

Location: Molland, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Molland

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Molland St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 8028-8128
20/81 The Bakery
House, now partly bakery and shop. Mid - C17 with mid - to late C19 addition at
rear. Rendered probably over stone rubble, with some cob. Coursed rubble addition.
Rendered end stack with offsets and weathering. Gable ended scantle-slate roofs.
Plan and development: C17 two-room plan facing south, consisting of larger room to
left (probably former kitchen/hall) with external end stack and smaller unheated
service room to right. Central entrance, formerly into left-hand room. Bakery wing
added to rear of right-hand room in the late C19. C18 or C19 outshut in angle at
rear with integral lateral stack. Entrance also altered, either in the late C19 or
C20, to form lobby to shop in right-hand room. Staircase, possibly of the same date,
to rear of lobby. Two storeys.
Exterior: Asymmetrical 2-window front; late C19 and mid-C18 2-and 3-light wooden
casements. Central C19 boarded door with beaded pegged frame. Probably C20 gabled
porch. Rear wing was brick steps up to boarded loft door with wooden lintel. Right-
hand side with first-floor late C19 or early C20 wooden casement, ground-floor C19
three-light wooden casement, and C19 boarded door to right.
Interior: Right-hand ground-floor room has deep-chamfered C17 cross beams and half
beams along side walls with stepped runout stops. Two-panelled door from entrance
lobby. C17 fireplace in left-hand ground-floor room with stone jambs, wooden lintel
and late C19 surround. Mainly late C19 panelled doors throughout. Probably early
C20 bake-oven in bakery wing, with plate: "BAKERY ENGINEERS/PJ Goodwin and
Co/Bristol". Also metal-lined wooden dough-bin. C17 roof has open trusses with
straight principals and pegged apices, and diagonally-set ridge-piece. C19 three-bay
roof over rear wing with collar trusses and pairs of staggered purlins.

Listing NGR: SS8067428355

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