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Little Venn Farmhouse and Adjoining Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8492 / 50°50'57"N

Longitude: -3.5835 / 3°35'0"W

OS Eastings: 288620

OS Northings: 106715

OS Grid: SS886067

Mapcode National: GBR LC.VZYX

Mapcode Global: FRA 36CV.KQS

Plus Code: 9C2RRCX8+MH

Entry Name: Little Venn Farmhouse and Adjoining Cottage

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96499

Location: Cheriton Fitzpaine, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Cheriton Fitzpaine

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cheriton Fitzpaine

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Farmhouse

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SS 80 NE
- Little Venn Farmhouse and
adjoining cottage
- II

Farmhouse and adjoining cottage. Probably mid C18. Plastered cob on rubble
footings; rubble stacks topped with late C19 and C20 brick; corrugated iron roof
(formerly thatch). South-east facing range comprising 2-room with central stair plan
cottage to left (south-west) and 1-room cottage adjoining to right under same
roofline. Gable end stacks (that to left is projecting) and axial stack to right of
middle room in cob party wall between farmhouse and cottage. 2 storeys. Overall 4-
window front of mostly late C19-early C20 casements with glazing bars. Farmhouse
door has early C20 trellis porch and cottage door is behind C20 glass-sided porch.
Interior is largely result of C20 refurbishment which has mostly blocked the
fireplaces and boxed in the beams. Large rubble fireplace in cottage has plain
chamfered oak lintel inscribed on right end WS 17.. - the last numerals are
illegible. Roof is inaccessible.

Listing NGR: SS8862006715

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