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A Grade II Listed Building in Heanton Punchardon, Devon

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Latitude: 51.1007 / 51°6'2"N

Longitude: -4.1412 / 4°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 250176

OS Northings: 135664

OS Grid: SS501356

Mapcode National: GBR KM.BW63

Mapcode Global: VH4MQ.5LKL

Plus Code: 9C3Q4V25+7G

Entry Name: Thatches

Listing Date: 25 February 1965

Last Amended: 14 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98440

Location: Heanton Punchardon, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Heanton Punchardon

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Heanton Punchardon St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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8/192 Thatches [Formerly listed as no.38
- (The Thatches)]

House, probably late C16 origins, refenestrated in early C19 and in part in C20.
Whitewashed rendered cob with hipped wheat-read thatched roof. Stack at right
end. Single room each side of nearly central doorway with 2-storey porch with
gable-ended thatched roof. 2 storeys. Gothick 4-window range. Porch has
pointed arch window with Y bars and 2-light casement over plain pointed arch to
porch doorway with buttress to left. Ornate chamfered and ogee-stopped inner
doorframe. Half-glazed door of 2 panels with 12 panes above. Single casement to
left and 2 to right, all 2-light mostly C20 over 2 C19 pointed arch windows with
Y bars and C20 2-light casements. Thatched outshut formerly a dairy to rear left
end. Interior much altered. Probably original roof timbers intact with no signs
of smoke-blackening. Formerly part of hostelry complex with Monks Cottage and
Cowlers (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SS5018035661

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