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Latitude: 50.5587 / 50°33'31"N
Longitude: -3.8658 / 3°51'56"W
OS Eastings: 267935
OS Northings: 74879
OS Grid: SX679748
Mapcode National: GBR QB.08NY
Mapcode Global: FRA 27SL.9RT
Entry Name: Hornets Castle
Listing Date: 3 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1260337
English Heritage Legacy ID: 441072
Location: Widecombe in the Moor, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Widecombe in the Moor
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Leusdon St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 67 SE THE-MOOR
5/176 Hornets Castle
House. Early or mid C19 with lean-to addition on south-west side. Granite rubble
with hipped, thatched roof; lean-to slated. Against the north-east wall is a large
granite chimneystack. Original house appears to be 1 room wide and 2 rooms deep. 2
storeys. In each gable wall are 2 pointed-arched windows (1 to each storey) with
well-cut voussoirs; C19 wood casements. South-east end of lean-to has C20 door to
right and 2-light wood-mullioned window to left. Above, in the second storey, is a
blocked window with pointed arch, similar to those in the main house.
Listing NGR: SX6793574879
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