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Shortcombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in East Down, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1578 / 51°9'28"N

Longitude: -4.0199 / 4°1'11"W

OS Eastings: 258842

OS Northings: 141777

OS Grid: SS588417

Mapcode National: GBR KS.79FY

Mapcode Global: VH4ML.85P8

Entry Name: Shortcombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98178

Location: East Down, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: East Down

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: East Down St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 54 SE EAST DOWN

2/5 Shortacombe Farmhouse
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GV II

Farmhouse, early C19, stucco with leads rolls on hipped slate roof and quoin
pilasters with Greek key motif. L-shaped plan with stairwell in angle. 2
storeys, 3 bays. Symmetrical facade. Stucco cornice band and plinth. 2 timber
sashes with glazing bars, 8 panes above, 12 panes each side of central
projecting pilastered porch with Greek key motif and deep cornice. Partly
hidden by gutter. Inner doorcase with Greek key motif and rectangular fanlight
with glazing bars and panelled door. 3 stone steps up to threequarter-glazed
pair of outer doors. Above are 2 timber sashes with glazing bars, 8 panes per
sash, each side of timber sash with glazing bars, 6 panes per sash. Hall has
elliptical arch and staircase with wreathed handrail and stick balusters.
Ground floor room to right has elliptical alcoves and egg and dart plaster
cornice. Interior joinery intact.


Listing NGR: SS5884241777

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