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Thornbury and Little Thornbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Lympstone, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6484 / 50°38'54"N

Longitude: -3.4296 / 3°25'46"W

OS Eastings: 299021

OS Northings: 84162

OS Grid: SX990841

Mapcode National: GBR P3.RWWV

Mapcode Global: FRA 37PC.CPF

Entry Name: Thornbury and Little Thornbury

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88558

Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Lympstone

Built-Up Area: Lympstone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lympstone Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 98 SE LYMPSTONE STRAND (north side), Lympstone

5/58 Thornbury and Little Thornbury

2 dwellings. Late C16, remodelled in the mid C19. Random rubble to the front, cob
to the rear, all roughcast. Gabled-end slate roof. Formerly a 3-room, through-
passage, plan house, the service end probably to the left of the passage, with a
later range added to the rear making it overall a double-depth plan. 2 end stacks,
that to the right now engulfed in a neighbouring house; some evidence of an original
axial stack backing on to passage. 2 storeys.
Front: 5-window range; 3 tripartite 4:12:4 pane, and two 12-pane, hornless sash
windows to first floor; 2 entrances; that to the left possibly to former passage,
with a wide doorway, panelled door, and open porch; another doorway to Little
Thornbury. Tripartite French windows to left; 8:16:8 pane hornless sash canted bay
window between doorways; tripartite sash window (as first floor) to extreme right.
Rear: five 12-pane hornless sash windows to first floor, 3 below.; otherwise C20
Interior: end fireplace to Thornbury with side oven; otherwise mid-C19 joinery.
Roof: 6 jointed crucks, conventionally morticed and pegged apex carpentry, diagonal
ridge-piece, trenched purlins, all clean.

Listing NGR: SX9902184162

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

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