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Hill Sampson

A Grade II Listed Building in Burrington, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9481 / 50°56'53"N

Longitude: -3.9496 / 3°56'58"W

OS Eastings: 263142

OS Northings: 118326

OS Grid: SS631183

Mapcode National: GBR KW.NH8Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 26ML.T91

Entry Name: Hill Sampson

Listing Date: 8 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97146

Location: Burrington, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Burrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Burrington Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

BURRINGTON
SS 61 NW

5/16 Hill Sampson
-
- II




Former farmhouse, now private dwelling. Probably late C16, remodelled in C19 with
C20 alterations. Painted rendered stone and cob. Slate roof, asbestos slate to
rear, with gable ends; lower ridge level to lower end. Front lateral hall stack
with offsets. Small stack at right, lower gable end.
2-room and through-passage plan, the hall at upper end to left heated by front
lateral stack with apparently integral rear outshut. Lower end may well have been
rebuilt in C19 with small service room at rear and small heated room to front,
possibly a parlour, the 2 rooms divided by the staircase which runs up from the
centre right-hand side of the through-passage.
2 storeys. 2-window range. C20 fenestration, 2-light casements. Wide lean-to
porch with slate roof extends to left enclosing front of lateral hall stack and
bread oven projection. C19 4-panelled door to through-passage, the upper panels
glazed.
Interior. The principal early surviving feature is the gentle ogee-headed timber
doorway with iron pintles at rear of hall, leading to rear outshut. Roughly
chamfered fireplace lintel replaced in C20. No ceiling beams. Otherwise C19
joinery including doors and staircase principally intact. Roof over hall replaced
in C20.


Listing NGR: SS6314218326

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