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Latitude: 51.1304 / 51°7'49"N
Longitude: -4.2239 / 4°13'25"W
OS Eastings: 244490
OS Northings: 139140
OS Grid: SS444391
Mapcode National: GBR KH.95SH
Mapcode Global: VH3Q0.QVWB
Entry Name: Burrows Farm West and Burrows Farm East
Listing Date: 25 February 1965
Last Amended: 1 October 2010
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107737
English Heritage Legacy ID: 98427
Location: Georgeham, North Devon, Devon, EX33
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Georgeham
Built-Up Area: Croyde
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Georgeham St George
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
519/6/178 WATERY LANE
Burrows Farm West and Burrows Farm East
(Formerly listed as:
BURROWS FARM EAST)
(Formerly listed as:
Also Known As: BURROWS FARM, CROYDE
Farmhouse, now subdivided into two houses. C16 with possibly earlier origins.
MATERIALS: Constructed of stone rubble and cob, whitewashed and partially plastered with a thatch roof with gable ends. The rear extension has a corrugated asbestos roof.
PLAN: Three cell cross-passage plan with outshot to front right and right-angled extension to rear.
EXTERIOR: Two storeys with three-window range to front left; stair turret and outshut, which is blind to front, to right under thatch catslide roof. There are rubble stacks with offsets at each gable end and an axial stack backing onto cross-passage. The right gable end stack has a projecting bread oven. The windows are 2-light C19 timber casements, with two panes to each light; those to the left have leaded panes. The central door is of C20 date.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but parlour (in Burrows Farm West) understood to have decorative plaster cornice and overmantle dated 1698.
REASONS FOR DESIGNATION: Burrows Farm East and Burrows Farm West are designated at Grade II for the following principal reasons:
* Good example of an evolved Devon farmhouse of characteristic cob construction
* It is of C16, or earlier, origin and retains a significant proportion of its historic fabric.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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