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Lower Blackaton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Widecombe in the Moor, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5869 / 50°35'12"N

Longitude: -3.8452 / 3°50'42"W

OS Eastings: 269472

OS Northings: 77978

OS Grid: SX694779

Mapcode National: GBR QC.4FYT

Mapcode Global: FRA 27TJ.5ST

Entry Name: Lower Blackaton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1241901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441159

Location: Widecombe in the Moor, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Widecombe in the Moor

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Widecombe-in-the-Moor St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

1/187 Lower Blackaton Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, formerly a longhouse. C16 or C17 with lean-to addition at rear of house
part; shippon end remodelled as living accommodation in mid C20. Granite rubble.
Slated roof; 1946 photo shows shippon end with considerably lower roof-level.
Chimneystacks on each gable and just behind ridge, off-centre to left; the 2 left-
hand stacks have thatch weatherings. Plan consists of through-passage (rear door
now blocked) with 2 rooms to left separated by a staircase. Former shippon has
opposing front and back doors (now blocked or converted to windows) at the end next
to the passage. 2 storeys; lean-to single-storeyed. 6-window front; C20
casements with glazing-bars. 2-storeyed entrance-porch with chamfered stone
doorway and moulded stone window in second storey having hood-mould.
Interior: hall fireplace, backing on to through-passage, has hollow-moulded granite
jambs and lintel.
Source: 1946 photo in National Monuments Record, London.

Listing NGR: SX6947277978

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

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