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Yarnicombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Modbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3616 / 50°21'41"N

Longitude: -3.8519 / 3°51'6"W

OS Eastings: 268374

OS Northings: 52940

OS Grid: SX683529

Mapcode National: GBR QC.LL8B

Mapcode Global: FRA 28T2.WQ1

Plus Code: 9C2R946X+J6

Entry Name: Yarnicombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325070

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99644

Location: Modbury, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Modbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Modbury St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Yarnicombe Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early to mid C18. Rubble, some rendering at first floor level,
slate roof. An L-plan with entrance in the longer arm, under hipped roofs;
stack to left of door on outer hip at ridge, and to ridge on return arm near
inner angle. Two storeys; main arm has 4 windows, and return arm 2 windows, all
12-pane sashes in moulded architraves slightly set back from wall face. In
second bay on long arm a panelled door, part glazed under a glazed gabled
porch. String course at mid level, coved cornice; windows to splayed stone
voussoirs and with slightly projecting keystone. Return, right, similar, has
blocked opening in internal angle. Left hipped end has 2-light casement above
16-pane sash and right return hip is over 4 blocked window openings, 2 at each
level. Back not inspected. Interior not accessible, but reputed to contain a
good early C18 staircase with turned balusters, moulded handrail and square
newels; a corner fire with bolection mould, and a part-panelled room.

Listing NGR: SX6837452940

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