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Latitude: 50.2637 / 50°15'49"N
Longitude: -3.6688 / 3°40'7"W
OS Eastings: 281149
OS Northings: 41750
OS Grid: SX811417
Mapcode National: GBR QN.4YZD
Mapcode Global: FRA 386B.GHV
Entry Name: Stables About 30 Metres North West of Widdicombe House
Listing Date: 25 March 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1325185
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99964
Location: Stokenham, South Hams, Devon, TQ7
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Stokenham
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Stokenham St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX84SW Stables about 30 metres
8/180 North West of Widdicombe
Stables. Circa 1720-5, contemporary with Widdicombe House (qv); extended in
C19. Slate rubble. Bituminised half-hipped roof partly recald in
corrugated iron. Some old crested ridge tiles survive.
Plan: Rectangular stable range with projecting entrance porch at centre of
front, and with loft above with access via a doorway at the left end where
the ground level is higher. In C19 an outshut was built in front of the
right hand end and another outshut was added to the right hand end.
Exterior: 1 storey plus loft. Symmetrical front with hipped roof
projecting porch at centre. Row of pigeon holes under the eaves with
continuous stone ledge below. One doorway in porch and 3 to left, but wall
to right of porch obscured by the C19 outshut with a lean-to roof. Another
C19 outshut with lean-to roof on right hand end. Loft doorway on left hand
Interior: Chamfered ceiling beams with run-out stops. Later boarded stall
partitions, iron railed above. The roof structure at the left hand end
rebuilt in C20.
Listing NGR: SX8114941750
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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