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A Grade II Listed Building in King's Nympton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9589 / 50°57'32"N

Longitude: -3.8773 / 3°52'38"W

OS Eastings: 268254

OS Northings: 119397

OS Grid: SS682193

Mapcode National: GBR KZ.MX5T

Mapcode Global: FRA 26RK.Z61

Plus Code: 9C2RX45F+H3

Entry Name: Bidgoods

Listing Date: 25 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97334

ID on this website: 101304434

Location: Kings Nympton, North Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: King's Nympton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kingsnympton St James the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Farmhouse circa 1700. Painted rendered stone rubble and cob. Hipped slate roof.
Axial rendered stack.
Plan: unusually a 3-room and lobby entry plan with massive stack heating parlour to
right and hall/kitchen to left, with narrow unheated inner room to left lower end.
Staircase to rear of stack with access from hall/kitchen. Parlour is divided axially
towards the rear to create a small rear room. 2-storey outshut, probably c19 and
leanto at left end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. 3-window range. All C20 3-light casements. Early C20 gabled
porch with ogee style lintel.
Interior. Largely unspoilt. Good original moulded plaster cornice to parlour.
Scratch-moulded joists to hall/kitchen with thin chamfered bressumer and fireplace
lintel. C19 integral cupboard in front wall. Early joinery intact throughout,
including a full compliment of doors to the upper storey chambers of raised and
fielded 2- and 3-panelled doors and one 3-plank door. The chamber over the hall has
an integral hanging cupboard beside the stack in plank and muntin style with scratch-
moulded planks; this is a rare survival. Pegged A-frame roof trusses with lapped
pegged collars, the rafters replaced in C20.

Listing NGR: SS6823819374

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