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Synocks Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Petrockstowe, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8684 / 50°52'6"N

Longitude: -4.1175 / 4°7'2"W

OS Eastings: 251097

OS Northings: 109787

OS Grid: SS510097

Mapcode National: GBR KN.TNR5

Mapcode Global: FRA 268T.1Q4

Entry Name: Synocks Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91028

Location: Petrockstow, Torridge, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Petrockstow

Built-Up Area: Petrockstowe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Petrockstowe St Petrock

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

PETROCKSTOWE NORTH TOWN, Petrockstowe
SS 50 NW
8/54 Syncocks Farmhouse
-
- II
Farmhouse. Circa mid C17 with later C17 additions. Mainly plastered cob and rubble
walls. Thatch roof gabled to right end, hipped to left and front wing. Brick stack
at right gable end and 1 axial on front wing.
Plan: originally likely to have had 2-room plan, right-hand room heated. Probably
later in C17 it was extended by 1 room at the left-hand end and a 1-storey wing
added at the front of it of which the end room is an outbuilding and the inner room
heated.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front of C20 2 and 3-light casements
with C19 plank door at centre. This is under a corrugated iron roofed pentice porch
which extends as far as the 1-storey wing projecting from the left end of the house
which has a plank door on its inner face and door and outbuilding window on end
wall.
Interior: not fully accessible but 1 chamfered axial beam visible to inner room of
wing. Other beams and features such as open fireplaces and early roof timbers may
also survive.


Listing NGR: SS5109709787

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