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Worthy Farmhouse, Thurlestone

Description: Worthy Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100854

OS Grid Reference: SX6920244806
OS Grid Coordinates: 269202, 44806
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2887, -3.8374

Location: Thurlestone, Devon TQ7 3AA

Locality: Thurlestone
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3AA

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Listing Text

THURLESTONE
SX 64 SE
4/157 Worthy Farmhouse

II

House formerly farmhouse. Circa 1820-30. Slatestone rubble walls. Hipped slate
and asbestos slate roof. Brick stack at either end and wide projecting rubble
lateral stack at rear with brick shaft.
Plan: double depth plan. 2 principal rooms at front divided by central passage
which leads to stairhall behind. Service rooms at rear including kitchen, dairy,
pantry and back stairs, slightly modified in late C20.
Exterior: 2 storeys with basement and attic. Symmetrical 3-window front of
hornless 16-pane sashes, those on lst floor original, those below renewed in late
C20, Central porch with gabled roof on chamfered wooden posts and 6-panel door
behind, both are C20 replicas. 12-pane hornless sash windows in left-hand end
wall and at rear, some original and some renewed in late C20. Kitchen window at
rear is an original 20-pane sash window.
Interior: contains original joinery such as 6-panel doors and graceful curving
staircase.


Listing NGR: SX6920244806

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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