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Little Rapscott

A Grade II Listed Building in North Molton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0577 / 51°3'27"N

Longitude: -3.8622 / 3°51'43"W

OS Eastings: 269591

OS Northings: 130358

OS Grid: SS695303

Mapcode National: GBR L0.FMDG

Mapcode Global: FRA 26SB.55D

Entry Name: Little Rapscott

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399115

Location: North Molton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: 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

NORTH MOLTON RAPSCOTT HILL
SS 63 SE
9/176 Little Rapscott
-
GV II
Farmhouse, now house. Probably late C17 with mid to late C19 alterations. Cob on
stone rubble plinth, rendered to front and sides. Gable-ended C20 asbestos-slate
roof. Stone stack to rear with weatherings and C19 red-brick shaft, and C19 brick
ridge stack to left.
Plan and development: C17 four-room plan, facing south (ground falls to left).
Consisting of hall with integral lateral stack to rear and entrance to front at
right, probable service room to left with former dairy beyond and upper room to right
(possible former inner room, now kitchen), with entrance in gable end. Eaves raised
in the C19. Two storeys.
Exterior: Asymmetrically-fenestrated front. Three windows to first floor and 4 to
ground floor; C19 boxed 4-pane sashes, except for small C19 two -pane ground-floor
sash to left. C19 boarded door between first and second windows from right with
beaded pegged frame. Doorway in right-hand gabel end too.
Interior: Plastered walls. C18 door between hall and left-hand ground-floor room.
Old boarded doors to first floor. Roofspace not inspected.
This house forms part of a large farmstead group, also including Great Rapscott
Farmhouse (q.v.) and Little Rapscott (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SS6959130358

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

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