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Hollymount Cottages hollymount House hollymount House and Nos 1 and 2 Hollymount Cottages Including Garden Area Railings and Gate Immediately South

A Grade II Listed Building in North Huish, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4099 / 50°24'35"N

Longitude: -3.8138 / 3°48'49"W

OS Eastings: 271214

OS Northings: 58247

OS Grid: SX712582

Mapcode National: GBR QD.PQ09

Mapcode Global: FRA 27XY.S2K

Entry Name: Hollymount Cottages hollymount House hollymount House and Nos 1 and 2 Hollymount Cottages Including Garden Area Railings and Gate Immediately South

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325034

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101377

Location: North Huish, South Hams, Devon, TQ10

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: North Huish

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Diptford St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

NORTH HUISH
SX75NW AVONWICK
4/466 Hollymount House and
Nos 1 and 2 Hollymount
Cottages including
garden area railings
and gate immediately S

II

House and attached row of 2 cottages on the Black Hall (qv) estate. Circa
1840-45 (not depicted on the Black Hall estate map of 1840). Roughcast stone
rubble, first floor of Hollymount Cottages has been stripped of its plaster.
Asbestos slate hipped roof; natural slate gable ended roof over Hollymount
Cottages at the rear. Rendered axial stacks, and rendered stack at the left
hand side of Hollymount.
Plan: consists of a house (Hollymount) and a row of 2 cottages (Nos 1 and 2
Hollymount) attached at the back and facing a side lane to the right.
Hollymount has a square double depth plan with a central entrance hall between
2 principal front rooms and probably service room behind. The row of cottages
attached at right angles at the back and face the right; No 1 has its
principal room to the left and an entrance passage to the right; No 2 at the
end of the row has 2 principal rooms with an entrance between and both
cottages have service rooms in an outshut behind.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Hollymouth facing south has a symmetrical 3-bay front
with original C19 16-pane sashes, the ground floor windows in round arch
recesses. Central stuccoed porch with panelled pilasters, frieze and cornice
with blocking course above raised at the centre; the C19 double doors are
flush-panelled and glazed with margin panes; the C19 inner doors are also
flush panelled and glazed.
The 2 cottages at the back are in a rear wing, its right hand east-facing
front it an asymmetrical 3-window range plus 2 windows to the left in the side
elevation of Hollymount House. C19 12 and 16-pane sashes; 2 plank doors with
4-pane overlights and continuous C19 verandah with wooden latticework, arch-
braces and slate roof partly replaced with corrugated iron.
Interiors not inspected but are likely to have their original joinery.
Including mid C19 garden area railings and gate in front of Hollymount House;
iron spear-headed railings and turned standards with urn finials, set on
granite ashlar garden retaining wall; gate at centre similar to railings, its
posts the same as the standards.


Listing NGR: SX7121458247

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