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Burnhills

A Grade II Listed Building in Colebrooke, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7965 / 50°47'47"N

Longitude: -3.7428 / 3°44'34"W

OS Eastings: 277267

OS Northings: 101109

OS Grid: SS772011

Mapcode National: GBR L5.Z1MF

Mapcode Global: FRA 361Z.PN7

Entry Name: Burnhills

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435816

Location: Colebrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Colebrooke

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Colebrooke

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

COLEBROOKE COLEFORD
SS 70 SE
3/107 Burnhills

GV II

House. Probably C17, refurbished circa 1840, modernised circa 1970. Plastered cob
and rubble; rubble stacks topped with plastered C19 brick; slate roof of circa
1840.
3-room plan house facing west with entrance hall and stairs right (south) of centre
between the 2 main heated rooms. Small roan on left end. Right end stack and
central rear lateral stack. 2 storeys. Regular but not symmetrical 3-window
front. Central ground floor C20 bay window includes casements with glazing bars.
The rest are 16-pane sashes, all except first floor right with horns. C20 door and
wide hipped and slate-roofed porch on plain timber posts right of centre.
Interior: is mostly result of C19 and C20 modernisations although C17 fireplace is
exposed in right room. It has volcanic ashlar sides with neatly chamfered jambs,
a plain oak lintel resting on oak pads, and an inserted C19 oven in left side with
cast iron door. Roof not inspected.
Coleford is an unusually unspoilt and picturesque hamlet in which Burnhills stands
across the end of the main street.


Listing NGR: SS7726701109

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