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South Allington House, Chivelstone

Description: South Allington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100713

OS Grid Reference: SX7923738640
OS Grid Coordinates: 279237, 38640
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2354, -3.6947

Location: Chivelstone, Devon TQ7 2NB

Locality: Chivelstone
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 2NB

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Listing Text

SX 73 NE
9/18 South Allington House


Farmhouse. Circa 1830. Rendered stone walls. Low pitched hipped roof. Rendered
brick axial stacks.
Plan: double depth plan with principal rooms and stairhall at the front, service
rooms and kitchen at the rear.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 5 bay front, the outer bays progressively
slightly recessed. The central bay is pedimented and has paired pilasters with a
round arched window at the centre on the 1st floor. The outer bays also have
pilasters at their corners. Windows are 2 and 4-pane circa early C20 sashes.
Portico at centre has fluted columns at the front with square piers flanking them.
C20 part-glazed door behind. Some original 16-pane hornless sashes survive on the
left-hand end wall. Moulded eaves cornice to front, rear elevation has modillion
cornice central pedimented projection on rear wall.
Interior: front part of house apparently refitted in early C20 judging from the
joinery. More original joinery survives in the rear.

Listing NGR: SX7923738640

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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