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Vine House, Harberton

Description: Vine House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101325

OS Grid Reference: SX7776458655
OS Grid Coordinates: 277764, 58655
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4150, -3.7218

Location: 5 Tristford Road, Harberton, Devon TQ9 7SE

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

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Listing Text


14/421 Vine House


House, said to have been the poor house. Dated 1764. Local slate rubble and
metamorphic stone rubble with brick window arches. Grouted scantle slate
roof with gabled end and hipped corner. Some early crested ridge tiles.
Rendered gable end chimney stacks.
Plan: Overall L-shaped single depth plan; possibly originally a pair of
houses, one with a central entrance in the shorter south wing which was
probably a 2-room plan. The north east wing was probably another 2-room
plan house with a central entrance and a later rear outshut.
Exterior: Two storeys and attic. South front: regular 2-window range
disposed towards the left. Late C19 or early C20 2-light casements in
original openings with segmental brick arches with keystones. Central
doorway with late C19 glazed porch with corner shafts and decorative timber
cresting of a sort of fleur-de-lis pattern. Round stone plaque at centre
of-first storey with date 1764 in red brick surround. Two flat roof
North east, right return: regular 4-window range, closer spaced to right,
similar casements, first floor with horizontal glazing bars, all in original
openings with segmental brick arches with keystones. Doorway to right of
centre with rusticated rendered surround with keyblock and late c19 glazed
and panelled door.
Interior: Some of the ground floor partitions have been removed but the
roof is probably the original with the collars nailed to the faces of the
principal raters.

Listing NGR: SX7776558652

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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