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North Boreston

A Grade II Listed Building in Halwell and Moreleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3708 / 50°22'14"N

Longitude: -3.7329 / 3°43'58"W

OS Eastings: 276863

OS Northings: 53755

OS Grid: SX768537

Mapcode National: GBR QK.K0QL

Mapcode Global: FRA 3822.1JW

Plus Code: 9C2R97C8+8V

Entry Name: North Boreston

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101238

ID on this website: 101288893

Location: Moreleigh, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Halwell and Moreleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Halwell St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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9/326 North Boreston


House, originally a farmhouse. Probably mid to late C17, remodelled and
extended with outshuts at rear in Cl9. Slate rubble with roughcast front.
Gable ended roof, the right hand end at lower level has grouted scantle
slates, the left hand end has asbestos slates. Stone rubble axial tack and
projecting stack to right hand gable end.
Plan: Appears to be a 3-room and cross or through passage plan, the lower
end to the right heated from a gable end stack and the hall heated from an
axial stack backing onto the passage. The inner room appears to be
unheated. There are 2 single storey outshuts at the rear, probably both
C19, the outshut behind the hall is earlier.
Exterior: 2 storeys and attic. Nearly symmetrical 4-window range. All
C20 3-light casements with glazing bars and slate cills except for the
ground and first floor left hand windows which are of 2-lights. Doorway to
right of centre has late C19 panelled door, the top panels glazed and an
open-fronted porch with a scantle slate roof. Small attic window in lower
left hand gable end to side of stack.
At the rear 2 single storey outshuts at centre and left and to right a
loft doorway.
Interior inaccessible at time of survey 1987.

Listing NGR: SX7686353755

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