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The Old Estate House

A Grade II Listed Building in North Molton, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0543 / 51°3'15"N

Longitude: -3.8033 / 3°48'11"W

OS Eastings: 273708

OS Northings: 129878

OS Grid: SS737298

Mapcode National: GBR L2.FY1T

Mapcode Global: FRA 26XB.J3M

Entry Name: The Old Estate House

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288123

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400604

Location: North Molton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: North Molton

Built-Up Area: North Molton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Molton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 7229-7329
18/202 The Old Estate House
House. Mid C19, probably incorporating some C17 fabric. Stone rubble, rendered to
front. Gable-ended asbestos-slate roofs. Brick stacks.
Plan: L-plan. Two-unit central entrance plan front range, with integral end stack
to left-hand room, probably lateral stack to rear of right-hand room, and staircase
in central entrance hall. Wing to rear of left-hand room, with integral brick end
stack. Two storeys.
Exterior: Not quite symmetrical 3-bay front the windows disposed to the right; C19
four-pane sashes. Central early C19 six-panelled door (lower panels beaded flush,
middle panels moulded recesed and upper panels glazed), with beaded pegged frame, and
probably C20 pent-roofed porch. Shaped barge boards to left-hand gable end.
Interior: Entrance hall with C19 encaustic-tile floor. Early to mid C19 staircase
with closed string, stick balusters and turned newel posts. Mid C19 four panelled
doors. Left-hand ground-floor room has tall open fireplace with stone jambs and
probably reused C17 chamfered wood lintel, with scroll stop to left (roight-hand end
of lintel truncated). Plastered chamfered cross beam in ground-floor rear room
(present kitchen). First floor and roofspace not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS7370829875

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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