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Latitude: 50.4951 / 50°29'42"N
Longitude: -4.1305 / 4°7'49"W
OS Eastings: 248988
OS Northings: 68314
OS Grid: SX489683
Mapcode National: GBR NX.L0XC
Mapcode Global: FRA 277R.8NG
Plus Code: 9C2QFVW9+2R
Entry Name: Drake Manor Inn
Listing Date: 26 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1318125
English Heritage Legacy ID: 92665
Location: Buckland Monachorum, West Devon, Devon, PL20
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Buckland Monachorum
Built-Up Area: Buckland Monachorum
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Tagged with: Inn
BUCKLAND MONACHORUM BUCKLAND MONACHORUM
SX 46 NE
3/63 Drake Manor Inn
Inn, formerly may have been church house. C17, extended and altered probably in
C19. Rendered stone rubble walls with gable-ended grouted scantle slate roof. 2
stone rendered rubble lateral stacks at rear with a rendered brick stack alongside.
Rendered brick axial stack.
Original plan is likely to have been 3-room and through or cross passage; at
present only the 2 left-hand rooms show evidence of old features, the room to their
right may represent the re-modelling of an earlier structure whilst the room beyond
is a C19 addition. The 2 left-hand rooms (now bars) both have rear lateral stacks
and originally were probably divided by a passage. At the rear of the left-hand
room is a very small room in a projection which from the evidence of its granite
framed window is original; its position adjoining the fireplace and its proportions
and small windows suggest it may originally have been a stair tower.
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 5-window front, all circa late C19 6-pane sashes; the
ground floor windows, except that at the centre, have C20 wooden shutters. At left
and right of centre is late C20 'Georgian style' panelled doors. C19 extension at
right-hand end has C20 casements on ground and first floor to the left and door to
the right. At rear, towards right-hand end, is small gabled wing with single
granite framed light.
Interior : left-hand room has chamfered cross beams with hollow step stops. The
fireplace has a plain wooden, probably replacement, lintel with 1 roughly chamfered
granite jamb to the right. The adjoining room has a fireplace with hollow
chamfered granite jambs; the original lintel has evidently been removed to be
replaced by a higher stone arch with keystone, probably inserted in C19 possibly to
take a range below. Roof trusses consist of rough insubstantial principal rafters
lapped at the apex with lapped and pegged collars : probably C19.
Source: "Devonshire Church Rouses" - G W Copeland, T.D.A. XC11 p.137
Listing NGR: SX4898668324
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