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Cory Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in West Putford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9209 / 50°55'15"N

Longitude: -4.3362 / 4°20'10"W

OS Eastings: 235889

OS Northings: 116087

OS Grid: SS358160

Mapcode National: GBR KC.Q7BF

Mapcode Global: FRA 16TN.SLV

Entry Name: Cory Barton

Listing Date: 18 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326623

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91970

Location: West Putford, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: West Putford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Putford St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


3/63 Cory Barton


Farmhouse. C17, possibly earlier, reroofed late C20. Random rubble, concrete tiles
formerly thatched, external stacks gable ends, large stone stack right, C19 brick
between second and third bays left and left gable end. Plan: 3-cell and crosspassage
with wide stair between crosspassage and kitchen, unusually wide and long building,
single storey lean-to at rear.Two storeys, 7 bays, all 2-light casements, much decayed
end 2 bays left, except for C20 3-light casement end bay right, ground floor 8-pane
casemnt under wooden lintel -end bay left, shallow buttress adjoining right, concrete
lintel and sill with C20 4-light casement, similar opening to C20 single light window
beside gabled porch, plank door, small window opening to right in partly rebuilt wall,
3-light light C20 end bay with evidence of more rebuilding to wall. Interior: fireplaces
blocked, C18 door opening out of kitchen into yard, another C18 door to cupboard in
kichen, otherwise no dateable features on ground floor, upper storey not seen.
Undoubtedly pre-C18 in part but lacking dateable features. Believed by some to pre-date
Cory Manor (qv) and to be the site of the original manorhouse.

Listing NGR: SS3588916087

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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