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Latitude: 50.7983 / 50°47'53"N
Longitude: -3.6181 / 3°37'5"W
OS Eastings: 286059
OS Northings: 101108
OS Grid: SS860011
Mapcode National: GBR LB.Z36Q
Mapcode Global: FRA 369Z.J8H
Entry Name: Shobrooke House School
Listing Date: 30 November 1984
Last Amended: 19 April 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107046
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96413
Location: Shobrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Shobrooke
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Shobrooke St Swithin
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
2/61 The Rectory
The above item name shall be amended and the following description added;
SS80SE SHOBROOKE Shobrooke House School
Core of building 1784, remodelled in mid Cl9.
SS 80 SE
2/61 The Rectory
School, former vicarage. Mid C19th. Roughcast on brick or rubble with exposed
brick stacks over slate roof. Main block is square in plan, two rooms deep, two
storeys, under parallel roofs hipped at each end. Ancillary 2 storey block
projects to east continuing pitch of rear roof. The house faces south with main
entrance on west side. 3-bay south front to main block with centre broken forward
and containing single storey bay window with canted sides and french windows to
ground floor. Tripartite sash with central segmental head on first floor above.
Timber sashes, 6 panels per sash on each floor each side of projecting centre. All
windows have remains of runners for sliding shutters. Deep projecting eaves with
shaped brackets continued round all sides. Ancillary block has two sashes at first
floor only. 3-window west front of 12-pane sashes and central roughcast porch
with 6-panel door under rectangular fan with unusual flowing pattern of glazing
bars. Rear has irregular fenestration. Door set in middle of main block under
high round-headed timber sash to stairs with margin lights and original glass;
flanked by narrow sashes 4 panes per sash each floor. Tripartite sash to kitchen
on left. Interior has original stair and other fittings.
Listing NGR: SS8605901108
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