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Amberwood, South Huish

Description: Amberwood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100786

OS Grid Reference: SX6920740500
OS Grid Coordinates: 269207, 40500
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2500, -3.8359

Locality: South Huish
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3EU

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Listing Text

SOUTH HUISH GALMPTON
SX 64 SE
4/89 Amberwood (formerly included as
Home Park)

II

House. Circa later C17 with C18 additions. Rendered rubble walls which may
incorporate some cob. Hipped thatch roof. 2 axial stacks, both brick, one on a
rubble base.
Plan: originally 2-room plan, the right-hand one heated by a lateral stack; in
C18 1-room wing added to the front of it which was later extended further. At the
end of the right-hand room an C18 outbuilding was added which was converted in the
C20.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical L-shaped front. Main range has C20 2-light
casements on the 1st floor and an early C19 12-pane sash below to left. To its
right is a C20 leanto porch with plank door. The wing at the right-hand end has
C20 2-light casements with a C19 one on 1st floor to the left. Former outbuilding
set back from right-hand end.
Interior: much altered in C20 but retains some original pegged A-frame trusses.


Listing NGR: SX6920740500

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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