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Former Granary Immediately to the North of Easton Farmhouse, West Alvington

Description: Former Granary Immediately to the North of Easton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 100881

OS Grid Reference: SX7259542787
OS Grid Coordinates: 272595, 42787
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2713, -3.7892

Location: West Alvington, Devon TQ7 3BD

Locality: West Alvington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3BD

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Listing Text

WEST ALVINGTON
SX 74 SW
5/184 Former granary immediately to the
26.1.67 north of East on Farmhouse

G. V. II

Farm building, possibly granary, now accomodation. Dated 1790. Wall of coursed
dressed slatestone, very finely jointed. Slate half-hipped roof. Recently
inserted stone axial chimney stack.
Plan: altered by recent conversion but probably consisted of single room on each
floor. C19 leanto added against left-hand end.
Exterior: 3 storeys. Entrance front simply has central doorway with late C20
part-glazed door. Symmetrical 3 window rear elevation and 2 window to right-hand
side wall, all late C20 2-light casements but in original openings with voussoir
arches over. Projecting stone string between lower and middle storeys. Coved
stone eaves cornice. Date stone on right-hand end wall,
Interior has some ovolo-moulded wooden lintels to windows, presumably re-used
from the farmhouse. Tie beam roof construction using substantial hardwood
timbers, may be original.


Listing NGR: SX7259542787

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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