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Torr House and Higher Torr Farmhouse, Yealmpton

Description: Torr House and Higher Torr Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 100494

OS Grid Reference: SX5833351077
OS Grid Coordinates: 258333, 51077
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3425, -3.9923

Location: 3 Torr Lane, Yealmpton PL8 2HR

Locality: Yealmpton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2HR

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Listing Text

SX 55 SE YEALMPTON HIGHER TORR
4/216
Torr House and Higher
Torr Farmhouse

II


Two adjoining houses. Torr House was built in 1792. Stuccoed stone rubble. Slate
hipped roof with wide eaves. Two storeys. Three bays. Sash windows with glazing
bars, ground floor with margin lights. Central doorway with C20 pilastered doorcase
with arched hood over fanlight. Inner door has original traceried fanlight.
Interior: contemporary moulded plaster cornices and friezes, chimneypieces and
staircase with elliptical arch in hall.
Higher Torr Farmhouse adjoining at east. Circa C18, rendered rubble. Slate roof
with hipped and gabled ends. Two parallel ranges with gables at east end. Two
storeys. Various sashes and casements.


Listing NGR: SX5833351077

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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