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Pidgeon's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbury Salterton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6881 / 50°41'17"N

Longitude: -3.397 / 3°23'49"W

OS Eastings: 301409

OS Northings: 88537

OS Grid: SY014885

Mapcode National: GBR P4.V64V

Mapcode Global: FRA 37S8.0F2

Plus Code: 9C2RMJQ3+65

Entry Name: Pidgeon's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88664

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Built-Up Area: Woodbury Salterton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury Salterton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

2/145 Pidgeon's Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C16 with later alterations and additions. Roughcast cob on stone footings; gabled-end shingle roof. Formerly a 3-room, through-passage plan house, the higher end to the left of the passage. The hall was originally open to the roof for one truncated jointed cruck truss remains, and this is lightly smoke- blackened. An inserted front lateral external stack with off-sets, rendered but probably all of stone with a moulded cap, now heats hall. Inner room was unheated. Service-end not inspected internally, but was probably heated by a now dismantled end stack. 2 storeys.
Front: irregular fenestration; all windows with PVC frames are set original embrasures; 1st floor with 2 windows to left of stack, and one ground floor with 2 windows to left of stack and entrance to passage Single storey outbuilding fronts onto service end. Rear, much altered with C20 wing to service end.
Interior; hall with one and one half ceiling beam, with composite moulding looks late C16 and one deeply chamfered unstopped beam,. probably C17. Remains jointed cruck over hall, cut off below collar, and lightly sooted.

Listing NGR: SY0140988537

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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