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School House, Harberton

Description: School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 101329

OS Grid Reference: SX7777858666
OS Grid Coordinates: 277778, 58666
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4151, -3.7216

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

HARBERTON

SX7658-SX7758 HARBERTON
14/425 School House

9.2.61

GV II

House. Dated 1851. Rendered probably over slate rubble. Front is
asbestos slate hung to first and second storeys. Left end is also asbestos
slate hung. Projecting end chimney stacks, right end stack is truncated.
Asbestos slate low-pitched roof within wooden modillion brackets to doubled
eaves cornice.
Plan: 2 room plan house with central entrance passage leading to rear stairs
behind the right hand room. The partition between the passage and the
right hand room has been removed, and t he stairs have been altered. C20
single storey lean-to on right side contains the kitchen and a lean-to
garage has been built at the rear.
Exterior: 3 storeys. Symmerical 3 bays, centre first floor blind. Original
16-pane sashes. Central doorway with canopy on original shaped brackets, now
with pitched slate roof. C20 glazed door with shallow rectangular fanlight
above.
Large C20 lean-to addition to right and lean-to garage at rear.
The left hand end chimney stack has slate tablet with date 1751 inscribed.
Interior: Much altered and there seems to be no original joinery except for
a section of the stair's newel post.


Listing NGR: SX7778158664

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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