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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1325481
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97481
Location: Witheridge, North Devon, Devon, EX16
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
WITHERIDGE FORE STREET (north side),
SS 81 SW Witheridge
9/77 No. 3 and The Lawn including
barn at rear (north east)
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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