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HER Number:MDV34231
Name:Norleigh Farmhouse, Inwardleigh


Farmhouse built circa 1850-60.


Grid Reference:SS 545 003
Map Sheet:SS50SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishInwardleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishINWARDLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS50SW/23
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Built, XIX - 1850 AD to 1860 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1988, Inwardleigh, 77 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV360408.

Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, 1105245 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

Norleigh Farmhouse. Farmhouse. Circa 1850-60. Stone rubble walls. Gable ended slate roof. Projecting gable end stone rubble stacks to main range, axial stone stack to rear wing. Plan: front range has 2-room plan, larger room to left with service and kitchen wing behind. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front-with 2-storey gabled porch to right of centre. Complete C19 2-light stone mullion windows with hoodmoulds except for ground floor left-hand window which is 4-light and re-uses old stained glass heraldic shields. Porch has 4-centred moulded arch and stone heraldic plaque in apex of gable. C19 plank door to inner-porch doorway. Rear wing also has complete C19 fenestration of 2-light stone mullions without hoodmoulds. Interior: room arrangement appears relatively unaltered but no notable internal visible features apart from old glass.
Date first listed: 20th February 1952

Sources / Further Reading

SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #88235 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1105245.
SDV360408List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Inwardleigh. Historic Houses Register. Hard copy. 77.

Associated Monuments

MDV119877Part of: Norleigh Barton, Inwardleigh (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 27 2017 12:56PM