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Shobrooke House School

A Grade II Listed Building in Shobrooke, Devon

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96413

Location: Shobrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

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

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Listing Text

SHOBROOKE
SS80SE
2/61 The Rectory
II

The above item name shall be amended and the following description added;

SS80SE SHOBROOKE Shobrooke House School
2/61
II
Core of building 1784, remodelled in mid Cl9.

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SHOBROOKE
SS 80 SE
2/61 The Rectory
-
- II
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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