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Ford House, Harberton

Description: Ford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101350

OS Grid Reference: SX7844156201
OS Grid Coordinates: 278441, 56201
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3931, -3.7115

Location: Old Road, Harberton, Devon TQ9 7TA

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

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Listing Text

Ford House


Formerly and probably originally, an inn, now divided into 3 flats. Circa
1830s. Slate ruble with brick window dressings and stone stringcourses.
Grouted scantle slate hipped roof. Rendered chimney stack on left hand
side wall.
Plan: Almost square plan except that rear wall is not parallel with
front wall. Double depth plan with 2 principal front rooms and central
entrance passage and possibly smaller service room at the back. The
central passage has been retained but the plan at the back has been
altered internally.
Exterior: 3 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front. Original 12-pane sashes
with red brick jambs and painted brick flat arches. Central painted
brick round arch doorway with semi-circular fanlight with radiating
glazing bars and original 6-panel door, top panels glazed. Projecting
stone stringcourse at
first and second floor level.s
Interior: Only the ground storey was briefly seen.

Listing NGR: SX7844156201

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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