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The Lawn Including Barn at Rear (North East)

A Grade II Listed Building in Witheridge, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9172 / 50°55'2"N

Longitude: -3.7012 / 3°42'4"W

OS Eastings: 280511

OS Northings: 114465

OS Grid: SS805144

Mapcode National: GBR L7.QD67

Mapcode Global: FRA 364P.7WG

Entry Name: The Lawn Including Barn at Rear (North East)

Listing Date: 14 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97481

Location: Witheridge, North Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Witheridge

Built-Up Area: Witheridge

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Witheridge with Creacombe

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WITHERIDGE FORE STREET (north side),
SS 81 SW Witheridge
9/77 No. 3 and The Lawn including
barn at rear (north east)
20.2.67
GV II
Pair of houses. Late C16, C17 wing at right-angles to rear of No.3, all much
rebuilt. C18. Roughcast and colourwashed, probably on a rubble core, asbestos
slated roof, hipped to left, gabled to the right, 2 brick stacks, 1 off-ridge to the
left, the other on the ridge to the extreme right.
Plan and development: 2 large rooms with rear lateral stacks flanking a C18 entrance
hall. 2 large wings at right angles to rear probably added C17 forming a U-plan,
barn at right-angles across rear forming a quadrangle. The plan of the house may
originally have been of 3-unit and through-passage.
Exterior: 2 storeys, 5 windows, 6 openings with 4-pane double-hung sashes, to
extreme right of the first floor a 2-light C20 casement, and on the ground floor a
C20 canted bay with a flat roof. 2 door openings, C20 doors, that to the left
recessed, ledge hood on wooden brackets; door opening to extreme right also with a
ledge hood, C20 half-glazed door with a sidelight.
Interior: with early and late C18 joinery including doors, architraves and 2
staircases. C17 wing with chamfered ceiling beams.
Roof: above No.3 with a late C16 jointed cruck truss, side-pegged posts run down to
ground. Morticed ridge with diagonal ridge-piece and threaded purlins (these now
missing). Remainder of roof C20. Barn with C18 pegged roof.


Listing NGR: SS8051114465

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