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Lurley Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Tiverton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9235 / 50°55'24"N

Longitude: -3.5327 / 3°31'57"W

OS Eastings: 292366

OS Northings: 114906

OS Grid: SS923149

Mapcode National: GBR LG.Q0TX

Mapcode Global: FRA 36HN.MJ1

Entry Name: Lurley Manor

Listing Date: 10 April 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485178

Location: Tiverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Tiverton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Calverleigh

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TIVERTON

SS91SW LURLEY
848-1/4/93 Lurley Manor

GV II

Manor house. Late C15/early C16, remodelled C17. Rendered cob
and some rubble; dry slate roof; large projecting front
lateral stack right of porch.
PLAN: original 3-room plan with central open hall; floored in
the C17; rear winder stair projection and front porch also
added in C17; lower end extended by 1-room plan which was
further extended early C20, higher end and rear also extended
early C20.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; irregular 3:1:3-window range. Old wide
openings, most with early C20 iron windows, some early C20
wooden casements. Gabled 2-storey porch, left of centre, has
C17 double-cavetto and ovolo-moulded oak doorway; original C16
inner doorway with cavetto and ovolo moulding and thistle
stops; original 12-panel oak and iron studded door with some
old inscriptions including: "William Hackworthy", in careful
Roman lettering, and "Richard Crook 1897".
INTERIOR: 3 original smoke-blackened jointed-cruck roof
trusses, all with post sections missing except for one
complete truss end next to porch, the complex carpentry
construction at the opposite end of this truss the result of
providing support to allow for the staircase; other trusses
(at lower end) C17 with lapped and dovetailed collars.
C17 features include: hall fireplace and parlour fireplace of
dressed volcanic agglomerate stone; chamfered crossbeams and 3
oak doorways with Tudor arches, the original doorway between
the hall and the parlour.


Listing NGR: SS9236614906

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