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Vestry on Perimeter of St Peters Churchyard, About 14 Metres West of Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckland in the Moor, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5439 / 50°32'38"N

Longitude: -3.8076 / 3°48'27"W

OS Eastings: 272017

OS Northings: 73133

OS Grid: SX720731

Mapcode National: GBR QD.F5LC

Mapcode Global: FRA 27XM.GFR

Plus Code: 9C2RG5VR+HX

Entry Name: Vestry on Perimeter of St Peters Churchyard, About 14 Metres West of Church

Listing Date: 23 August 1955

Last Amended: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85256

Location: Buckland in the Moor, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Buckland in the Moor

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashburton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Description

BUCKLAND-IN-THE-MOOR BUCKLAND-IN-THE-MOOR
SX 77 SW
6/55 Vestry on perimeter of St Peter's
churchyard, about 14 metres west
23.8.55 of church (formerly listed as
Sunday School)
GV II

Vestry and storeroom. C18 or early C19. Granite rubble with large, roughly-squared
granite quoins. Thatched roof, three-quarter hipped at each end. Short, thick
granite chimneystack on ridge, off-centre to right. 2-room plan, each room with its
own front door and no inter-connecting doorway. 1 storey. The front wall has no
windows, just 2 old plank doors in old beaded wood frames. The left hand door
retains its wooden latch, but has been repaired with horizontal boarding at the
bottom. The right hand door has wrought-iron strap-hinges and an old wooden handle.
Rear wall has 3-light wood casement window to left, this having 8 panes per light;
small blocked window to right.
Interior: vestry, to left, has early C19 chimneypiece with simple wood surround and
bracketed mantelshelf. The room was once used for a Sunday School. Right-hand
room, which is unplastered and unceiled, always seems to have been a store-room.
Roof structure of whole building has clean trusses, the principal rafters with plain
feet and collars pegged to their faces; no common rafters, just thatching spars.


Listing NGR: SX7201773133

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