This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.9955 / 50°59'43"N
Longitude: -3.6716 / 3°40'17"W
OS Eastings: 282787
OS Northings: 123124
OS Grid: SS827231
Mapcode National: GBR L8.KFNT
Mapcode Global: FRA 366H.1DD
Entry Name: Masons Arms
Listing Date: 20 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1305948
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97376
Location: Knowstone, North Devon, Devon, EX36
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Knowstone
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Knowstone St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 82 SW
3/25 Masons Arms
Inn. Probably C16, extended at rignt end in C17, but very possible earlier fabric
concealed. Rendered stone rubble and cob. Thatch roof, hipped to short rear wing
and small single-storey outbuilding attached to front right end. Rendered stone
rubble stack across rear left-hand angle. Axial brick stack (formerly gable end) and
brick stack at right end.
Plan: early core apppears to consist of larger heated room to right with direct
entry, with 2 smaller rooms to left, the smaller middle room divided by axial
passage with staircase at rear of passage. C17 extension of one room plan at right
end. Short 2 storey service wing to rear left end and small single storey
outbuilding attached to front right end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. 4-window range. Principally C19 fenestration intact, all 2
light casements to upper storeys, 3 light casements to ground floor. 2 plank doors
and blocked door to left end.
Interior: brief inspection suggests interior is largely unspoilt with good quality
chamfered and stopped beams and fireplace lintels to the principals rooms. Roof
deserves thorough inspection.
Listing NGR: SS8278723124
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings