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Lower Chelfham Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bratton Fleming, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.107 / 51°6'25"N

Longitude: -3.9797 / 3°58'46"W

OS Eastings: 261505

OS Northings: 136055

OS Grid: SS615360

Mapcode National: GBR KV.BFNL

Mapcode Global: VH4MS.YFZQ

Entry Name: Lower Chelfham Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98536

Location: Bratton Fleming, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Bratton Fleming

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bratton Fleming St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

BRATTON FLEMING
SS 63 NW
4/57 Lower Chelfham Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse. C17 or earlier with C19 alterations. Roof raised in C20. Stone rubble
and some cob. Brick dressings. Slate roofs with gable ends. Rubble stack at right
end with drip and heavy buttress. Brick stack close to ridge to left side. 3 cell
cross-passage plan with C17 right-angled projection to rear of cross-passage forming
offcentre T-shaped plan. 2-storeys 4-window range of 2-light casements, 12 panes
per light to left side, three 2-light casements 6 and 2-panes to right and left
sides. Hall window of 3-lights 6-panes per light with timber lintel. Below are 3
bee-boles set into and near base of wall with slate sills. Projecting bread oven to
left with slate capping. Corrugated asbestos roof to gabled porch with segmental
arched timber lintel. C19 plank door. C17 inner plank door with moulded cover
strips. 2 sashes to right of porch with margin glazing bars and cambered brick
lintels. Right-angled projection to rear with rendered upper storey has a C17 two-
light chamfered mullion window on each floor to east side, that to ground floor has
2-panes per light to right of plank door with stone dripmould. Beams boxed in to
hall. Some early joinery survives including a C18 2-panelled door to room to right
of cross-passage.


Listing NGR: SS6150536055

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