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Masons Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Knowstone, Devon

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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

Plus Code: 9C2RX8WH+68

Entry Name: Masons Arms

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97376

Location: Knowstone, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Knowstone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Knowstone St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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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

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