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Latitude: 50.4884 / 50°29'18"N
Longitude: -3.6615 / 3°39'41"W
OS Eastings: 282228
OS Northings: 66720
OS Grid: SX822667
Mapcode National: GBR QN.WM0G
Mapcode Global: FRA 376R.Z6V
Entry Name: Tapleys
Listing Date: 15 October 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263592
English Heritage Legacy ID: 432001
Location: Denbury and Torbryan, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12
Civil Parish: Denbury and Torbryan
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Ipplepen with Torbryan
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 86 NW TORBRYAN TORBRYAN HAMLET
House. Late C16 or C17, with later additions. Rendered stone or cob. Slated
roof, hipped at right-hand end. Two storeys, with single-storey lean-tos at rear.
Main range has 3-room ground-plan, the right-hand room (now storage-room with
separate access) being divided off by a stone wall and possible a later addition.
Front has doorway, off-centre to left, with early C20 glazed porch. Ground storey
has one window at either side of porch; second storey has one window above porch
and another to far right. All have C19 or early C20 wood casements, except for
tall, small-paned horizontal sliding sash of late C18 or early C19 above porch.
Projecting stone chimney-stack with tapered top to rear of two left-hand rooms.
Interior: large fireplace in rear wall of middle ground-storey room has floor of
slates on edge and a segmental brick arch of headers. Two plank doors with long
strap-hinges in second storey. 2 roof-trusses over the 2 left-hand rooms have
principal rafters with plain feet, threaded purlins and ridge-piece; both have had
halved collar-beams with shaped ends, but only one, which is cambered, survives.
Other interesting features may be hidden under plaster. q.v. Barn at south end of
Spring Cottage and Thatchings.
Listing NGR: SX8222866720
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