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Bampfylde House

A Grade II Listed Building in Black Torrington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8297 / 50°49'46"N

Longitude: -4.1816 / 4°10'53"W

OS Eastings: 246454

OS Northings: 105617

OS Grid: SS464056

Mapcode National: GBR KK.X4GJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 264X.0QB

Plus Code: 9C2QRRH9+V8

Entry Name: Bampfylde House

Listing Date: 26 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91569

Location: Black Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX21

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Black Torrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Black Torrington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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House formerly the rectory. Early C19 extended in mid - later C19. Rendered
walls. Hipped slate roof gabled at right end of wing. 4 brick stacks - 2 to the
front range and wing and 2 rendered stacks to the rear wings.
Plan: the principle range is double deptn, 2 rooms wide with a central stairhall.
To either side at rear is a service wing. Projecting from the right end is a
Victorian addition.
Exterior: 2 storeys with attic. Original symmetrical 3-window front to left with
16:12:16 pane sashes on 1st floor, a sash with its glazing bars removed below to the
left and a large Victorian bay window to the right. Original trellis porch at
centre with round arched doorway behind which has panelled reveals and 6-panel door
(now partly glazed). Tall Victorian wing projects to right with large 2-storey bay
window. Its right gable-end is hung with fishscale tiles. At rear are wings to
left and right and at centre a small hipped roof over original 16-pane stair window.
Single storey extension in front of each wing with connecting wall forming a rear
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but likely to retain its early C19 joinery.

Listing NGR: SS4645405617

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