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?.

Manor Farmhouse, Chivelstone

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 100715

OS Grid Reference: SX7940838706
OS Grid Coordinates: 279408, 38706
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2360, -3.6923

Location: Ivycombe Hill, Chivelstone, Devon TQ7 2NB

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

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

Listing Text

CHIVELSTONE SOUTH ALLINGTON
SX 73 NE
9/20
Manor Farmhouse
26.1.67
GV
II*

Farmhouse. Early C18 with C20 addition. Coursed and squared slate stone rubble
walls, the left-hand end wall is slate hung. Hipped slate roof. 2 brick axial
stacks, rendered brick stack at left-hand end.
Plan: apparently 4 rooms to main range with central entrance and stairhall,
with service wing behind right-hand end. Later C20 addition at left-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys with attic. Symmetrical 5-window front of early C19 12
pane sashes. Ground floor windows have stone flat voussoir arches above them,
brick arches over 1st floor windows. Flat string between storeys. Original
panelled double doors at the centre with a flat hood on shaped wooden brackets
above. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. Dormer window in roof at left-hand end.
Right-hand end wall has C18 2-panel door with flat hood above.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but known to have fairly complete C18
joinery.
This house seems to have undergone little C20 alteration and retains a very
traditional appearance.


Listing NGR: SX7940838706

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.