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Axe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Axmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7156 / 50°42'56"N

Longitude: -3.0522 / 3°3'7"W

OS Eastings: 325811

OS Northings: 91188

OS Grid: SY258911

Mapcode National: GBR PF.HHGN

Mapcode Global: FRA 47H6.2Q2

Plus Code: 9C2RPW8X+64

Entry Name: Axe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87698

Location: Axmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX12

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Axmouth

Built-Up Area: Axmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Axmouth St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Axe Farmhouse


House. Early C16 with inserted floor to former open hall. Plastered stone rubble.
Thatched roof with half hipped and gabled ends, and eyebrow eaves. Two storeys.
Long four/five window range. Three ovolo moulded wood mullion four-light windows
and later casements. Doorway to cross passage off centre with heavy moulded wood
frame with Tudor arch. Rendered brick ridge stack off centre. Four light chamfered
wooden window in north end. External stack and projection stair bay at rear.
Interior: Jointed cruck trusses. Cross passage with plank and muntin screen and
section of similar screen with Tudor arch doorway to side of chimney stack which
backs onto cross passage. Plank and muntin screen at higher level with Tudor arch
doorway. Two solid wood newel stairs at rear. Partition on first floor with round
arch doorway and another Tudor arch doorway at the top of stairs at the lower end.
Stopped chamfer ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SY2581191188

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