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Rydon Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.674 / 50°40'26"N

Longitude: -3.4167 / 3°25'0"W

OS Eastings: 299991

OS Northings: 86997

OS Grid: SX999869

Mapcode National: GBR P4.96T9

Mapcode Global: FRA 37Q9.BQG

Plus Code: 9C2RMHFM+J8

Entry Name: Rydon Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88575

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury with Exton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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1/74 Rydon Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Early C17 much altered in the C19. Roughcast cob on brick footings;
gabled-end synthetic slate roof. The right-hand end has been rebuilt in brick.
Formerly a 3-room through-passage plan house, the service end (rebuilt in the C19)
to the right of the passage; the passage has been widened to form a heated entrance
hall, and contains the present main staircase. C19 front wing added to inner room.
External rear lateral stack with slated off-sets and C18 imported brick shaft heats
hall; C19 2- and 3-light casement windows, 8 panes per light, to 1st floor; 1 3-
light, and 3 2-light casement windows to ground floor; porch to passage entrance,
hipped roof; half-glazed door. Wing with leantos and 2-light casement windows.
Rear: with one single light, and 2 2-light casement windows only.
Interior: 2 chamfered cross ceiling beams with scroll stops to hall; the hall
fireplace has been removed. Roof completely rebuilt in 1915.
(Note: old reference to earlier listing: Nov. 1952. 34/209)

Listing NGR: SX9999186997

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