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The Old Inn

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5767 / 50°34'36"N

Longitude: -3.812 / 3°48'43"W

OS Eastings: 271796

OS Northings: 76783

OS Grid: SX717767

Mapcode National: GBR QD.C4GN

Mapcode Global: FRA 27XJ.SVM

Entry Name: The Old Inn

Listing Date: 23 August 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442038

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

WIDECOMBE-IN- WIDECOMBE-IN-
SX 77 NW THE-MOOR THE-MOOR
2/264 The Old Inn
23.8.55

GV II

Public house. C16 or C17, with C18 or C19 wings added at the front. Granite
rubble. Slated roof. Main range has 2 old chimneystacks on ridge, that on the
right rendered and with stone weatherings; rendered stack on left gable. Right
wing has an old rendered stack on the rear of the ridge; it is in fact a former
front lateral stack serving the end room of the main range. There is a C19 stone
stack on the front gable of the wing, and a small C20 rendered stack at the south-
east corner. Left wing has a rendered stack on the left side-wall. U-shaped plan,
the main range at the base of the U having apparently a 4-room plan, of which the 2
centre rooms have been continued into 1. 2 storeys, except for a single-storey
addition against the inner face of the right wing. Centre of main range is 3
windows wide. Windows all have C20 wood casements, except for a C19 casement in the
upper storey of the inner face of the left wing; latter has a late C19 sash window
in the upper storey of the gable. Against the gable-wall of the right wing is a
flight of stone steps leading to a doorway in the upper storey.
Interior only partly inspected. Right-hand ground-storey room has a stone-flagged
floor and chamfered upper-floor beam. Large fireplace has plain jambs of dressed
granite blocks; chamfered wood lintel with straight-cut stop at left-hand end, but
overrunning the jamb on the right. The combined centre rooms have a fireplace with
granite jambs in the right-hand end wall; chamfered wood lintel with step-stops,
oven in the back.


Listing NGR: SX7179076781

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

Description

WIDECOMBE-IN- WIDECOMBE-IN-
SX 77 NW THE-MOOR THE-MOOR
2/264 The Old Inn
23.8.55

GV II

Public house. C16 or C17, with C18 or C19 wings added at the front. Granite
rubble. Slated roof. Main range has 2 old chimneystacks on ridge, that on the
right rendered and with stone weatherings; rendered stack on left gable. Right
wing has an old rendered stack on the rear of the ridge; it is in fact a former
front lateral stack serving the end room of the main range. There is a C19 stone
stack on the front gable of the wing, and a small C20 rendered stack at the south-
east corner. Left wing has a rendered stack on the left side-wall. U-shaped plan,
the main range at the base of the U having apparently a 4-room plan, of which the 2
centre rooms have been continued into 1. 2 storeys, except for a single-storey
addition against the inner face of the right wing. Centre of main range is 3
windows wide. Windows all have C20 wood casements, except for a C19 casement in the
upper storey of the inner face of the left wing; latter has a late C19 sash window
in the upper storey of the gable. Against the gable-wall of the right wing is a
flight of stone steps leading to a doorway in the upper storey.
Interior only partly inspected. Right-hand ground-storey room has a stone-flagged
floor and chamfered upper-floor beam. Large fireplace has plain jambs of dressed
granite blocks; chamfered wood lintel with straight-cut stop at left-hand end, but
overrunning the jamb on the right. The combined centre rooms have a fireplace with
granite jambs in the right-hand end wall; chamfered wood lintel with step-stops,
oven in the back.


Listing NGR: SX7179076781

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