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Latitude: 50.8801 / 50°52'48"N
Longitude: -3.6932 / 3°41'35"W
OS Eastings: 280977
OS Northings: 110318
OS Grid: SS809103
Mapcode National: GBR L7.SVK9
Mapcode Global: FRA 364S.50N
Entry Name: Lower Gatehouse Farmhouse
Listing Date: 4 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1251224
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433879
Location: Washford Pyne, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Washford Pyne
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Washford Pyne St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 81 SW
- Lower Gatehouse Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Mid C17. Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stacks topped with
plastered brick; slate roof (thatched before fire of circa 1960). 2-room main
block facing south-east with service and stair block at right angles to rear of
centre. End stacks to main block. 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3-window front of
late C19-early C20 casements with glazing bars. Larger ground floor windows have
internal vertical iron security bars. Presumed original central doorway now blocked
and door now through circa 1960 outshot on left (south-west) end. Right (north-
east) end stack projects. Roof is gabled-ended. Rear block includes a variety of
casements including on first floor north-east side, a C17 oak 2-light window with
chamfered mullion and containing C19 leaded glass.
Interior appears to preserve most of C17 fabric but most features, including the
fireplaces, are blocked or plastered over. The right (north-eastern) front room has
an exposed axial beam, chamfered with scroll-nick stops. Roof not inspected.
Listing NGR: SS8097710318
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