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The Tithe Barn, Wembury

Description: The Tithe Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 100462

OS Grid Reference: SX5144249590
OS Grid Coordinates: 251442, 49590
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3275, -4.0885

Location: Ford Road, Wembury, Devon PL9 0DY

Locality: Wembury
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL9 0DY

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Listing Text

SX 54 NW WEMBURY LANGDON
8/183
29/3/60 The Tithe Barn
(formerly listed as
"Barn at Langdon
Barton")

II


Barn converted into a house. C18. Rough ashlar with chamfered plinth. Steeply
pitched slate roof with gabled ends. Ball finials over gable ends. Two tiers of
ventilation slits. Central gabled midstrey also with ball finial and with round
pitching eyes with keystones complete with moulded cornices. Similar keystones to
rectangular window in gable apex. Cart entrance below with segmental arch with
keystone and monolithic granite jambs. Above the cartway a round-arched tablet
bearing the Calmady arms and date 17--within a moulded architrave. Large
segmentally arched loft doorway in gable end. Much altered at rear with C20
fenestration and balcony.


Listing NGR: SX5144249590

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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