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Petticombe Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Monkleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9692 / 50°58'9"N

Longitude: -4.2091 / 4°12'32"W

OS Eastings: 244988

OS Northings: 121185

OS Grid: SS449211

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.M9JQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 262K.21T

Entry Name: Petticombe Manor

Listing Date: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105162

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91467

Location: Monkleigh, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Monkleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Monkleigh St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS42SW, 42SE
6/149, 7/149 Petticombe Manor

Country house, now house. Built 1805 and extended to rear c.
1870. Stucco over coursed slatestone rubble; hipped slate roof;
rendered brick ridge and end stacks. Triple-depth plan, with
later rear wings enclosing 3 sides of yard to rear. Late
Georgian style. 2 storeys. 2:1:2 fenestration with projecting
central bay. Central bay has plain pilasters to corners, raised
storey band and torus-moulded cornice to plain parapet; heraldic
shield of rampant red lion set above porch, which has Greek Doric
porch with entablature and paired columns in antis. Flat arches
over twelve-pane sashes above 15-pane sashes. Right side wall,
facing garden, has 2:4:2 fenestration with two projecting blocks
flanking recessed central bays; plain parapet, raised storey band
and raised corner pilasters; 12-pane sashes above late C19
two-light casements. 16-pane sashes to left side wall, which has
service block with 2-light casements and bellcote. Interior;
fine early C19 panelled doors and shutters, set in moulded
architraves. Marble fireplaces in ground-floor rooms. Front hall
and stair hall have neo-classical and fretted friezes to
cornices; cantilevered staircase with mahogany wreathed handrail
and stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SS4498821185

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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