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The Old Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Tawton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0529 / 51°3'10"N

Longitude: -4.0466 / 4°2'47"W

OS Eastings: 256652

OS Northings: 130160

OS Grid: SS566301

Mapcode National: GBR KR.FW4X

Mapcode Global: FRA 26DB.KBV

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 3 October 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98505

Location: Bishop's Tawton, North Devon, Devon, EX32

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Bishop's Tawton

Built-Up Area: Bishop's Tawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bishops Tawton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

BISHOPS TAWTON BISHOPS TAWTON
SS 53 SE
7/27 The Old Vicarage and Nos. 1
and 2 Codden Hill
3.10.75
II

3 houses, formerly vicarage. 1841 by Hayward. Colour-painted roughcast rendered.
Slate roofs with central valley. Yellow brick stacks. L-shaped on plan. Shaped
Flemish gables, 3 to north side, recessed on left side, 3 to south side, 2 to west
end and single gable to east end. 2 storeys plus attic storey and cellars. 3
bays, right and left slightly advanced with shaped gables to attics and narrow 2
storey centre recessed. Window openings in deep reveals with wooden ovolo-moulded
windows, ground floor 4-lights with transoms, 1st floor 3 lights and attics with 2-
light windows in the gables. South side has lateral stacks to centre of each end
gable. 2-light window to central gable with sashes 1 over 2 panes above 3-light
window of double sashes 2 over 2 panes. Left hand gable has sash 2 over 2 panes to
left and inserted C20 casement to right. 4-centred arched doorway with moulded
surround, 1/2-glazed panelled door of 2 leaves with overlight, enclosed in C20 porch.
Large transomed 3-light and 2-light timber ovolo-mullion windows each side of C20
plank door to centre. Right side has 4-centred arched door to left of lateral
stack and C20 casement to right. Similar fenestration to north and east.
Interior: egg and dart cornices to principal rooms. Dog-leg staircase with heavily
turned balusters and turned newels with rose finials.


Listing NGR: SS5665230162

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