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Whiteabury Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Chagford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6833 / 50°40'59"N

Longitude: -3.8141 / 3°48'50"W

OS Eastings: 271933

OS Northings: 88636

OS Grid: SX719886

Mapcode National: GBR QD.49X4

Mapcode Global: FRA 27W8.KW9

Entry Name: Whiteabury Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94632

Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Chagford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 78 NW

Whiteabury Farmhouse


House, former farmhouse. Late C18-early C19, possibly earlier core, thoroughly
renovated in mid C20. Plastered granite stone rubble; granite stacks with plastered
brick chimney shafts; thatch roof, slate roof to dairy.
Plan: 3-room-and-through-passage plan house facing east. At the left (southern) end
is a large parlour with a rear lateral stack and it projects forward a little to the
front. The through passage alongside contains the staircase. 2 rooms to right with
axial stack between serving back-to-back fireplaces. The left end room was formerly
the kitchen and once had a service winder stair rising alongside. To rear of the
left end is a possibly secondary dairy, now the kitchen and larder. 2 storeys.
Exterior: regular one 3-window front of mostly original 16-pane sashes and including
one replacement 20-pane horned sash. Front door is to left of the main section. It
contains a late C18-early C19 6-fielded panel door behind a C20 gabled and thatch-
roofed porch on rustic posts. Roof is gable-ended to right and hipped to left.
Left end has a 16-pane sash each floor. Dairy has C20 horned sashes.
Interior contains some original joinery detail but much was replaced in mid C20.
The chimneypieces, staircase and roof structure are all mid C20.

Listing NGR: SX7193388640

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