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Lower Knowle

A Grade II Listed Building in Cullompton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.854 / 50°51'14"N

Longitude: -3.4154 / 3°24'55"W

OS Eastings: 300464

OS Northings: 107004

OS Grid: ST004070

Mapcode National: GBR LM.VDL8

Mapcode Global: FRA 36QV.57J

Entry Name: Lower Knowle

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95314

Location: Cullompton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX15

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Cullompton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cullompton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CULLOMPTON KNOWLE
ST 00 NW
5/124
- Lower Knowle
- II

Detached house. Late C16 or early C17 with later alterations. Cob and stone mix,
roughcast, under gabled-end slate roof. Formerly a 3-room, cross-passage plan with
lower-end rear wing. Right-hand end stack (originally external) heats lower end;
axial stack backs on to passage and heats hall; brick shafts, rendered. 2 storeys.
Front: 5-window range, 2- and 3-light casement windows, C19 and C20 with C20 leading;
lattice-work porch with slate roof; left-hand elevation with 3- and 4-light casement
windows and one mid-C19 2-light pointed window to ground floor; rear with single-
storey lean-to and garage; C19 and C20 fenestration.
Interior: hall with 2 axial beams with elaborate composite moulding (wavy with fillet
and 3 rolls); fireplace replaced. Inner room with mainly renewed beams, but
retaining one original unstopped beam; lower end room, 2 cross-beams with cyma
reversa mouldings, the fireplace with chamfered stone jambs and ovolo-moulded timber
lintel. Roof, clean, principals pegged and morticed. This building is listed
primarily for its C16 and C17 carpentry detailing.


Listing NGR: ST0046407004

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