British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Higher Luson, Holbeton

Description: Higher Luson

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 100361

OS Grid Reference: SX6027250012
OS Grid Coordinates: 260272, 50012
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3334, -3.9646

Location: Holbeton, Devon PL8 2JD

Locality: Holbeton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2JD

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Holbeton, Devon at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SX 65 SW HOLBETON LUSON
5/80
Higher Luson

GV II


House, formerly a farmhouse. Circa C17 with circa C18 wing forming L-shaped plan.
Stone rubble, partly rendered. Slate roof with gable end to east and hipped to
west. Two storeys. The original house is the south block with gable end to east and
two large stone rubble chimney stacks on south side, one projecting. The north west
wing was added in circa C18 and given a hipped roof and four window range to west,
now all C20 casements and wide C20 glazed door with large C20 wooden porch.
Plank door on north side of original wing. Small lean-tos on east end of south wing
and east side of east wing.
Interior: Two large straight-headed chamfered granite chimneypieces without stops,
on south wall. Probably surviving wing of a larger house.


Listing NGR: SX6027250012

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.