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Ley Marden

A Grade II Listed Building in Yarnscombe, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9919 / 50°59'31"N

Longitude: -4.0475 / 4°2'50"W

OS Eastings: 256403

OS Northings: 123389

OS Grid: SS564233

Mapcode National: GBR KR.KVW8

Mapcode Global: FRA 26DH.BZF

Entry Name: Ley Marden

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91886

Location: Yarnscombe, Torridge, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Yarnscombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Yarnscombe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

YARNSCOMBE
SS 52 SE
13/269 Ley Harden
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GV II

Former rectory. 1867, designed by R.D. Gould of Barnstaple (Devon Record Office) at a
cost of £1,500 (White's Devon 1839). Local stone rubble with Bathstone dressings.
Slate roof, stone rubble stacks. Gothic style.
Description approximate as access unobtainable at time of survey (1988).
Asymmetrical plan. The entrance elevation has 3 gables to the front and is slightly
set back to left and right, with a slated lean-to porch on stout timbers into the
right return of the central block. A second door into the left hand end has a
chamfered stopped stone doorframe. Windows include some stone mullioned casements
and later windows.
Interior: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SS5640323389

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