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Torrings

A Grade II Listed Building in Chivelstone, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2159 / 50°12'57"N

Longitude: -3.7113 / 3°42'40"W

OS Eastings: 277998

OS Northings: 36503

OS Grid: SX779365

Mapcode National: GBR QM.1S9X

Mapcode Global: FRA 383G.9XQ

Entry Name: Torrings

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100709

Location: Chivelstone, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Chivelstone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chivelstone St Silvester

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHIVELSTONE EAST PRAWLE
SX 73 NE
9/14 Torrings

II

House formerly farmhouse. Circa late C17 or early C18 with C20 alterations.
Colour-washed stone rubble walls. Gable ended thatch roof. 2 stone rubble
stacks, one axial and one at right gable end.
Plan: 3-room plan with narrow room at left-hand end, through which house is
entered and 2 larger rooms each heated by a fireplace in the end wall. Between
them is an inserted C20 staircase. Later C18 or early C19 barn added at left-hand
end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front mainly of circa early C20 4-
pane sashes but also 2 single-light C20 casements. Leanto C20 porch to left with
stable-type door. Barn at left-hand end, built partly into the hillside with a
wide doorway towards the right-hand end and a smaller one further up.
Interior: much altered in C20, beams have been replaced and fireplaces altered.


Listing NGR: SX7799436501

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