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Fordbrook Farmhouse Including Outbuilding Adjoining North East, Brixton

Description: Fordbrook Farmhouse Including Outbuilding Adjoining North East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 100300

OS Grid Reference: SX5405252145
OS Grid Coordinates: 254052, 52145
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3511, -4.0528

Location: Combe Lane, Brixton, Devon PL8 2BQ

Locality: Brixton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2BQ

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Listing Text

SX 55 SW BRIXTON
3/19
29/3/60 Fordbrook Farmhouse
including outbuilding
adjoining north east

II


Farmhouse and adjoining shippen and loft. Circa early C16. Whitewashed stone
rubble. Asbestos slate hipped and half-hipped roof. Two storeys. Four window
range. C18 and C19 casements with glazing bars. C20 glazed porch off centre to
cross passage. Rendered chimney stack off centre, backing onto cross passage.
Outshuts at rear. Shippen addition at higher end at right angles, circa C17, stone
rubble with half-hipped corrugated iron roof and external stairs in the angle, to
loft door, nail-studded doors.
Interior: chamfered ogee arched wooden door frame, to lower end, in cross-passage.
Similar, but moulded, door frame at higher end. Chamfered beams in cross-passage and
other exposed ceiling beams. Wooden half newel stairs at rear.


Listing NGR: SX5405252145

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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