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Crookstock Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Morchard Bishop, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8583 / 50°51'30"N

Longitude: -3.7117 / 3°42'41"W

OS Eastings: 279624

OS Northings: 107932

OS Grid: SS796079

Mapcode National: GBR L6.V9JP

Mapcode Global: FRA 363T.XGF

Entry Name: Crookstock Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432525

Location: Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Morchard Bishop

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Morchard Bishop St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MORCHARD BISHOP
SS 70 NE
5/104
- Crookstock Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Late C17. Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stack topped with
early C19 and C20 brick; thatched roof. 3-room plan house facing south. Axial
stack serving back to back fireplaces for central and right (east) rooms. Lobby
entrance and stairs to rear of stack. Small unheated room at left end. 2-storeys.
Irregular frontage with 4 windows to ground floor and 3 to first, a mixture of late
C19 casements with glazing bars and C20 casements without glazing bars. Door right
of centre with C20 gabled and thatch-roofed porch. Roof is gable ended.
Interior: left end room may be a secondary extension and is separated from the rest
of the house by cob crosswall. Centre room has late C17 chamfered and straight cut
stopped crossbeam and cross beam in right room is boxed in. Both fireplaces are
stone rubble, their oak lintels with chamfered and straight cut stopped soffits, and
include ovens. Newel stair to rear of stack. Roof not inspected but lower sections
of the truss principals indicate A frame construction. The late C17 house is
essentially intact.


Listing NGR: SS7962407932

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