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Oldaway Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in West Alvington, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2676 / 50°16'3"N

Longitude: -3.8081 / 3°48'29"W

OS Eastings: 271234

OS Northings: 42412

OS Grid: SX712424

Mapcode National: GBR QD.ZRFL

Mapcode Global: FRA 28XB.28N

Entry Name: Oldaway Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100892

Location: West Alvington, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: West Alvington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: West Alvington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WEST ALVINGTON
SX 74 SW
5/195 Oldaway Farmhouse

II
Farmhouse. C17 with later C17 or early C18 addition, further remodelled and
extended in late C18. Slatestone rubble walls, plastered at the front. Gable
ended slate roof. Stone rubble stack at left gable end and the end of the right-
hand rear wing, very short stack at right gable end.
Plan: 2-room and probably through-passage plan, with roughly equal-sized rooms,
each heated by an end stack. Probably kitchen wing added behind right-hand room
in late C17 or early C18. A further remodelling of the house took place in the
late C18 when it was refronted and possibly at this stage the other unheated rear
wing was built behind the left-hand room.
Exterior 2 storeys. Regular 3-window front of late C18 small-paned sashes apart
from later C20 casement on ground floor to right. Central C20 leanto porch.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but may contain features of both main
periods and apparently has not been much modernised since earlier C20.


Listing NGR: SX7123442412

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