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Week Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Torrington, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9519 / 50°57'6"N

Longitude: -4.1197 / 4°7'10"W

OS Eastings: 251205

OS Northings: 119079

OS Grid: SS512190

Mapcode National: GBR KN.N855

Mapcode Global: FRA 268L.DVV

Entry Name: Week Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 April 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332968

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90441

Location: Great Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Great Torrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Great Torrington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

1. Week Farmhouse
1735 (or Weke Farmhouse)
SS 51 NW 7/113

II

2.
Probably C16 or early C17 with alterations and additions. Stone and cob
walls, plastered. 2 storey. 5 windows, modern casements. Massive projecting
end chimney. 1st floor ceiling conceals earlier higher hewn roof trusses
with curved collars, 20 inch floor boards. Square baluster stair with
column newels. Part of ground floor C18 dado fielded panelling. 2-panel
doors, and wide-boarded doors with wrought hinges on lugs. Circa 1830 enriched
marble mantel. The earlier work forms a long rectangle with small wing
at right angles, east. Added early C19 porch with elongated cast iron
columns.


Listing NGR: SS5120519079

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