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Church Rooms at West Entrance to Churchyard of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Westleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0367 / 51°2'12"N

Longitude: -4.1804 / 4°10'49"W

OS Eastings: 247224

OS Northings: 128635

OS Grid: SS472286

Mapcode National: GBR KK.GYM6

Mapcode Global: FRA 264C.TF5

Entry Name: Church Rooms at West Entrance to Churchyard of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325339

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98863

Location: Westleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Westleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Westleigh

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WESTLEIGH WESTLEIGH
SS 42 NE
3/140 Church rooms at west entrance to
churchyard of Church of St Peter
GV II
Church rooms, formerly used as National school room and earlier as Church House.
Probably early C16 origins remodelled and restored in 1870. Stone rubble. Slate
roof with gable ends. Stone rubble stack at south gable end with drip and tapered
cap. Room to each side of entrance gates with large room over.
2 storeys. Single dormer to each side with hipped roof and C19 three light
transomed mullion windows. Cambered arch with stone voussoirs to entrance to
covered walkway on east side, 2 light casement 6 panes per light to right. Ground
floor C19 3 light window to right of cambered arched entrance on west side. First
floor access by doorway with plank door at north gable end. Walkway has 2 panelled
door on south side, with timber lintel to former opening to left and 4 panelled
door on south side. Exposed joists over covered walkway have hollow-flanking-ogee
moulded soffits with run out stops. Plaque in room over records 'This School House
was restored by Frances Torr. 1870'.


Listing NGR: SS4722628634

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