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Latitude: 50.9072 / 50°54'25"N
Longitude: -3.75 / 3°45'0"W
OS Eastings: 277054
OS Northings: 113424
OS Grid: SS770134
Mapcode National: GBR L4.R5V3
Mapcode Global: FRA 361P.T2H
Entry Name: The Old Poor House
Listing Date: 14 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1325473
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97434
Location: East Worlington, North Devon, Devon, EX17
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: East Worlington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: West Worlington
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
EAST WORLINGTON WEST WORLINGTON
SS 71 SE
8/29 The Old Poor House
House. Late C17. Cob and rubble core, smooth-rendered and colourwashed, straw-
thatched roof; gable end stacks with C20 brick shafts.
Plan: symmetrical 2-room plan, central lobby with straight-flight staircase, room to
each side of similar size, gable-end fireplaces.
Exterior: 2 storeys, symmetrical front of 3-windows, 2-light C19 casements with
close-set glazing bars. Central-door opening, plain C19 plank door.
Interior: each fireplace to ground floor with a chamfered wooden bressumer, that to
left with bread oven and evidence of adjacent former staircase, present stair C19.
Roof: part of the original roof survives, 2 trusses with lapped collars and ridges,
First floor stated to have been used as the Village Institute in the C19. Prominent
Listing NGR: SS7705613428
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