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Upcott Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Shirwell, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1259 / 51°7'33"N

Longitude: -4.0242 / 4°1'27"W

OS Eastings: 258443

OS Northings: 138244

OS Grid: SS584382

Mapcode National: GBR KS.98CT

Mapcode Global: VH4ML.6YDQ

Plus Code: 9C3Q4XGG+98

Entry Name: Upcott Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98240

Location: Shirwell, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Town: North Devon

Civil Parish: Shirwell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Shirwell St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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5/69 Upcott Farmhouse


Farmhouse, C16 altered and extended C17, refenestrated late C18. Stone rubble and
cob, colourwashed except for gable and stacks, with slate roofs. Now 2 storeys,
originally a 3-room and cross passage plan possibly with an open hall. Said to
have smoke blackened roof timbers (1864) but could not be inspected. Also plaque
on gable stack at upper end GR1672 may indicate date of floor insertion and
addition of outshut to rear. Lower end may have been rebuilt and has a C17
extension at right angles to front. Large stone rubble stacks at all 3 gable ends
and tall brick stack on front wall. Hall facade has 3 ground floor timber sashes
with glazing bars 8 panes per sash, that on left side has tripartite sashes. 2
sashes with glazing bars 8 panes per sash above. C20 porch.

Listing NGR: SS5844338244

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