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Rock Farmhouse, Harberton

Description: Rock Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101312

OS Grid Reference: SX7650658372
OS Grid Coordinates: 276506, 58372
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4122, -3.7394

Location: Harberton, Devon TQ9 7SR

Locality: Harberton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 7SR

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Listing Text

Rock Farmhouse


Small farmhouse. Circa late C17. Rendered stone rubble and cob. Asbestos
slate roof with gabled ends. Rendered gable end chimney stacks.
Plan: Original plan uncertain but appears to be 2 rooms with short rear wing
at right angles at higher left end forming overall L-shaped plan. Later
outshuts: rear outshut in the angle of the wing, one at lower gable end and
another at side of wing at upper end. Large projecting chimney stack at
lower gable end with oven. Internal stack at gable end of wing.
Exterior: 2 storeys. 2 window range. Gable end of wing to left with
internal stack. C20 casements, ground floor large, of 3 lights, first floor
2-light casements. Central doorway with C20 gabled porch. Large projecting
chimney stack with set offs at lower gable end with rounded oven
projecting at base.
Interior: Room at higher end has chamfered ceiling beam with straight cut
stops and blocked fireplace. Room at lower end also has blocked fireplace.
Cupboard opposite rear doorway under central stairs has C18 fielded-panel
door. Central stair opposite front entrance between higher and lower end

Listing NGR: SX7650658372

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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