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Downhorn Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymstock, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3581 / 50°21'29"N

Longitude: -4.0879 / 4°5'16"W

OS Eastings: 251581

OS Northings: 52995

OS Grid: SX515529

Mapcode National: GBR NY.VZSR

Mapcode Global: FRA 28B3.182

Entry Name: Downhorn Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473538

Location: Plymouth, PL9

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plymstock Radford

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymstock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


SX5153SE HORN LANE, Plymstock
740-1/75/572 (West side)
29/03/60 Downhorn Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17. Rendered front, otherwise rubble walls plus
slatehanging to upper part of left-hand gable end; steep dry
slate roofs with central part taller and including 2 hipped
projections at the front; C17 rubble stacks: 2 end stacks and
1 axial stack towards left. 3-room and through-passage plan
plus 2-storey entrance porch in front towards right and stair
tower towards left, also there is an outshut to part of rear.
2 storeys; overall 6-window range. 1 late C18 centre-opening
3-light casement with glazing bars to 1st-floor right,
otherwise late C19 or C20 horned sashes with glazing bars and
C20 hall window. Porch has complex-moulded basket-arched
granite doorway with niche containing cross over and there is
a planked door to inner moulded oak doorway. Left-hand gable
end has original 2-light granite mullioned window to 1st-floor
left containing leaded casements.
INTERIOR: of hall has C17 moulded granite fireplace and C17
plaster entablature with moulded architrave, carved frieze and
moulded ceiling cornice. Partial inspection only.

Listing NGR: SX5158152995

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

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