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Latitude: 50.9181 / 50°55'5"N
Longitude: -3.5388 / 3°32'19"W
OS Eastings: 291931
OS Northings: 114310
OS Grid: SS919143
Mapcode National: GBR LF.QKB9
Mapcode Global: FRA 36GP.554
Entry Name: Calverleigh Couirt
Listing Date: 7 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1325660
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96746
Location: Loxbeare, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Loxbeare
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Calverleigh
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 91 SW LOXBEARE CALVERLEIGH
13/102 Calverleigh Court
House. 1843, built for the Amory family to replace Old Calverleigh Court which was
nearer to the parish church. Colourwashed and stuccoed, probably stone rubble;
hipped slate roof; rendered brick stacks.
Plan: Italianate villa style; deep rectangular plan to the main block which is 2
rooms wide with a central entrance; rear right service wing set back at the right end
of the main block and extending beyond it to the rear, forming 1 boundary of the rear
Exterior: 2 storeys. 3-bay entrance elevation with deep eaves on timber brackets;
tetrastyle portico in antis with half columns and pilasters to the rear; central 2-
leaf front door with rectangular fanlight with glazing bars, door flanked by 8-pane
sashes. Ground floor windows with raised surrounds and moulded cornices carried on
consoles, glazed with 2-light casements with high transomes and glazing bars. First
floor windows with moulded surrounds are glazed with small-pane 2-light casements.
The symmetrical 7-bay left return has similar window details and a 2-storey canted
bay in the centre. 3-bay rear elevation, with a glazed garden door in the centre and
similar windows and glazing. The right return of the main block preserves some
original sash windows. The service wing has sash windows facing the rear garden and
ends in a crosswing with a 3-bay colonnade facing the garden below a round-headed
Interior: not inspected but may preserve 1843 features.
Listing NGR: SS9193114310
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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