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Knowle Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rattery, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4378 / 50°26'16"N

Longitude: -3.7931 / 3°47'35"W

OS Eastings: 272760

OS Northings: 61313

OS Grid: SX727613

Mapcode National: GBR QF.TWVB

Mapcode Global: FRA 27YW.VF3

Entry Name: Knowle Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147433

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99309

Location: Rattery, South Hams, Devon, TQ10

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Rattery

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Rattery The Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 76 SW

6/37 Knowle Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Circa C17 with C18 alterations and wing, C19 stables now part of
house, and C20 rear extensions. Plastered stone rubble. Slurried slate roof
with gabled ends. North east end asbestos slates. Large plastered chimney
stack with set-offs at north east (right) end and another axial stack at ridge
near south west (left) end. Appears to have been originally a two or three
room and through passage plan with stacks at either end, C18 stairs inserted
into rear of passage and circa C18 parlour wing at right angles at rear of higher
end. Circa C19 stable extension at lower end, now part of house. C20 rear
lean-to extensions. Two storeys. Long five window range. C20 casements one
on ground floor right in enlarged opening. Wide through passage doorway to
right of centre with plank door and heavy timber doorframe with lead mould and
with gabled stone porch. Doorway at lower end (left) with slate hood. C18
hipped roof wing to north (rear) forming L-shaped plan. C20 rear lean-to extensions.
Interior: C18 staircase at back of through passage with turned balustrade at
top. Complete set of trusses with lap-jointed apices to principals and lap-
jointed collars, all side-pegged.

Listing NGR: SX7276061313

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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