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Penquit House, Ermington

Description: Penquit House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 100324

OS Grid Reference: SX6468754449
OS Grid Coordinates: 264687, 54449
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3743, -3.9042

Location: Ermington, Devon PL21 0LU

Locality: Ermington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL21 0LU

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Listing Text

23/4/52 Penquit House


Farmhouse. C16 and with circa C18/19 wing. Coursed stone rubble, partly rendered.
Asbestos slate roof with gabled ends. L-shaped on plan with spur wing to north
west. One and a half storeys. Three by three bays. C19 and C20 two, three and
four-light casements. First floor in gabled half dormers. To left of centre blocked
granite doorway with continuous roll moulding and carved spandrels. C18/19 wing to
right (south east) forming L-plan, with sash windows and gabled two storey porch in
the angle.
Wing to north west has large rendered chimney stack emerging at ridge and actually on
rear wall of original range.
Interior: Large granite fireplace with cambered arch and continuous roll moulding.
Hall has large slightly cambered ceiling beams without chamfers.

Listing NGR: SX6468754449

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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