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Thorn Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in North Bovey, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6539 / 50°39'14"N

Longitude: -3.8047 / 3°48'17"W

OS Eastings: 272519

OS Northings: 85357

OS Grid: SX725853

Mapcode National: GBR QF.D0BW

Mapcode Global: FRA 27XB.X4B

Entry Name: Thorn Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85147

Location: North Bovey, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: North Bovey

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Bovey St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 78 NW
1/240 Thorn Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Probably late C16/early C17, considerably modernised and re-fronted in
C20. Rendered granite rubble walls. Slate roof with gable ends. Rendered stacks,
central axial stack is brick shaft on stone base, right-hand gable stack is stone
with drip-moulds and left-hand gable stack is brick.
Plan probably 3-room-and-through passage with hall stack backing onto passage. C17
newel staircase in projection at rear of hall. Doorway to passage at rear now
blocked. C20 wing at rear of higher end.
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 5-window front of 2-light C20 casements with no glazing
bars. Passage door to left of centre in C20 rendered gabled porch with plank door.
At rear of hall is rectangular stair projecting with small window. To its left is
C20 2-storey flat roofed wing.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but hall seen to contain open fireplace,
with newel stairs at rear of the room.

Listing NGR: SX7251985357

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

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