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Higher Nichol Nymet

A Grade II Listed Building in North Tawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8035 / 50°48'12"N

Longitude: -3.8582 / 3°51'29"W

OS Eastings: 269154

OS Northings: 102084

OS Grid: SS691020

Mapcode National: GBR L0.YNDR

Mapcode Global: FRA 26TZ.0QN

Plus Code: 9C2RR43R+CP

Entry Name: Higher Nichol Nymet

Listing Date: 8 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326468

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92950

Location: North Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

Civil Parish: North Tawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Tawton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 60 SE
6/67 Higher Nichol Nymet
The item shall be amended to read:-
6/67 Higher Nichols Nymett


SS 60 SE
6/67 Higher Nichol Nymet
Farmhouse. Probably C16, with C17 alterations, modernised in late C20. Rendered
cob and stone rubble walls. Thatched roof hipped at left end and gabled at rear of
wing. 2 rendered axial stacks.
Plan: original plan unclear, now L-shaped with 3 rooms in main range and one large
room in wing at rear of right-hand end heated by stack axial with main range. The
other axial stack is situated between the 2 left-hand rooms.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front with 2-window front to the outer
face of wing behind right-hand end. All late C20 wood casements of 2, 3 and 4
lights with leaded panes. C20 open-fronted thatched porch at left-hand end with C20
part-glazed door behind. Wing has C20 glazed double doors approximately at centre
of outer face.
Interior has heavy beamed ceilings and C17 fireplaces. It is also believed to
contain medieval roof timbers.

Listing NGR: SS6915402084

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