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Higher Sutton Farmhouse, South Milton

Description: Higher Sutton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100805

OS Grid Reference: SX7024642327
OS Grid Coordinates: 270246, 42327
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2666, -3.8219

Location: South Milton, Devon TQ7 3JG

Locality: South Milton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3JG

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Listing Text

SX 74 SW
5/108 Higher Sutton Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early - mid C17 remodelled in mid - later C19. Slatestone rubble
walls. Gable ended slate roof with Victorian crested ridge tiles. Projecting
rubble front lateral stack, brick stack at left gable end and one at side of 2
storey porch.
Plan: 3-room-and-through-passage plan, lower end to the right was heated by
fireplace on front wall, as is hall, which has 2 storey bay at the front of it.
Large 2 storey porch. Remodelled in C19 and refenestrated but retaining its basic C17 form.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 5-window front of circa late C19 2 and 4-light casements apart from later C20 2-light one on 1st floor of porch. Paired 2-pane sashes on ground floor of gabled 2 storey hall bay left of centre. C20 glazed porch to its left. Very large C17 2 storey (with attic) porch to right of centre has roundheaded South Hams type doorway with 6-panel C19 door behind. To right of porch is wide projecting lateral stack which has been cut off at the eaves.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but known to contain C17 cross beams to
hall. Other features may survive.

Listing NGR: SX7024642327

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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