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Thorne Widger Farmhouse and Attached Wall and Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckland Brewer, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9255 / 50°55'31"N

Longitude: -4.2489 / 4°14'55"W

OS Eastings: 242044

OS Northings: 116415

OS Grid: SS420164

Mapcode National: GBR KG.PZCL

Mapcode Global: FRA 16ZN.JJ8

Plus Code: 9C2QWQG2+6F

Entry Name: Thorne Widger Farmhouse and Attached Wall and Barn

Listing Date: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91393

Location: Buckland Brewer, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Buckland Brewer

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Buckland Brewer

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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10/76 Thorne Widger
Farmhouse and
attached wall and
Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17 with mid C19 alterations and
extension. Roughcast over coursed slatestone rubble; gabled
slate roof; brick end stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys; 4-window
range. Central porch has late C19 six-panelled (2 glazed) door.
Flat rendered arches over late C19 two to 3-light casements. Mid
C19 extensions of similar materials attached to rear left.
Interior: boxed beam and open fireplace with pot hooks in
ground-floor room on right; central room, former hall, has
blocked fireplace and cavetto and ovolo-moulded beams; C19 plank
and panelled doors; room to left and first floor not inspected
but likely to be of interest. Subsidiary features: outshut which
acts as porch abuts wall of coursed slatestone rubble to right,
which is attached to an early C19 barn of coursed slatestone
rubble with a gabled slate roof; central threshing floor has
plank double doors, with strap hinges flanked by projecting
cheeks with Welsh slate roof; entry is flanked by C2Q outshut
with corrugated iron roof and a C19 outshut with pantile roof;
polygonal wheel house to left, partly rebuilt in breeze block.
Interior: A-frame trusses with pegged collars and notched apexes.

Listing NGR: SS4204416415

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