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Whiddon Park House
Landkey  locality
Devon  county
England  country
United Kingdom  country
Europe  continent
(#1107684; Mar 18, 1986)
51.066685° N, 4.033148° W
OS Grid Reference
SS 57637 31672

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LANDKEY SS 53 SE 7/111 Whiddon Park House


House, now 2 occupations. C17 remodelled in late C18. Extended in C20. Stone and cob, refaced in Flemish bond brickwork with moulded brick plinth. Rendered slate- hanging to upper storey at left gable end. Slate roof with gable ends. 2 stacks off centre to rear, that to left has tall tapered clay pot, that to right is rendered. Brick stack at right gable end. Probably originally through-passage plan, short right angled extensions have been added at each end to rear, forming rear 3-sided courtyard with shallow projecting sides. Symmetrical facade of 2- storeys. 5-window range of horned tripartite sashes with marginal glazing bars and 2-paned sidelight sashes. Hipped slate roof to left side porch, flat roof to right side porch with inner plank door. 3 ground floor tripartite sashes have cambered brick arches Interior: Some early joinery survives including 2-panelled doors. 2 trusses replaced in C20, the remaining 5 trusses have lap-jointed collars.

Listing NGR: SS5763731672

Source: The National Heritage List for England. Reprinted under license.

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