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HER Number:MDV44315
Name:Beech Court and Church House, Formerly The Vicarage


Tudor style stone house built as the Vicarage, circa 1840. Property divided into two separate dwellings later in 20th century.


Grid Reference:SX 581 951
Map Sheet:SX59NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishOkehampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishOKEHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX59NE/98
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 93377

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • VICARAGE (XIX - 1840 AD to 1840 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.

'Vicarage' shown.

Department of Environment, 1983, Okehampton, 8 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV342832.

Beach Court and Church House (formerly The Vicarage). Circa 1840 stone house built as the Vicarage, in Tudor style. Coursed stone with granite dressings. Slate gabled roofs. Two storeys. Three bays, gabled left and right. Central entrance slightly advance with enbattled parapet and octagonal turret to one side and angle buttress to the other. Moulded four-centred arch doorway with carved spandels and arms in quatrefoiled panel above. Dripmoulds over two-light stone mullion windows with cusped head. Diagonally set chimney stack over left hand gable and an octagonal stack over left hand corner. Finials to right hand gable and gabled window to right set back. Three bay north-east garden front with advanced gabled centre with flanking chimney stacks.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV342832List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1983. Okehampton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 8.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).

Associated Monuments

MDV121337Related to: Cross at the Vicarage, Okehampton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 14 2018 1:42PM