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Marion and Pilgrims, Stokenham

Description: Marion and Pilgrims

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 100001

OS Grid Reference: SX8081842871
OS Grid Coordinates: 280818, 42871
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2738, -3.6738

Location: A379, Stokenham, Devon TQ7 2SZ

Locality: Stokenham
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 2SZ

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Listing Text

SX8042 Marion and Pilgrims


House divided into 2 cottages. C17 or earlier with circa C18 or early C19
extension and C19 alterations. Painted stone rubble, left south west end
roughcast. Welsh slate hipped roof, corrugated asbestos clad lean-to roof
of rear outshut. Rear lateral stacks with rendered shaft and left hand end
stack with brick shaft.
Plan: Appears to be a 3-room and through or cross-passage plan, the lower
end to the left. The wall and higher right hand room headed from lateral
stacks at the rear. In the C18 or C19 it was divided into 3 cottages, the
lower end remodelled and extended by the addition of an outshut at the back.
In the C20 the centre cottage and the lower left end cottage were reunited
as one cottage (Pilgrims) and the passage is now a pantry.
Exterior: 2 storeys, Asymmetrical 5-window front. Later C19 or early C20
2-light casements with glazing bars and slate sills. Pair of small C20
windows to right of centre. C19 panelled door to right of centre, top
panels glazed, circa early C19 panelled doors to right both with flat C20
canopies. Blocked doorway, now a window, to left of centre was probably
front doorway of original house. Rear on right the main roof is carried
down over outshut which has C19 panelled door and C20 open porch. Small C20
wing at centre and rendered lateral stack on left south later brick shaft
Interior: Pilgrims, former hall has chamfered wavy cross-beams without
stops and C20 brick fireplace on lateral stack and C18/19 joinery, first
floor not inspected. Marion at high right end has plastered ceiling, C20
brick fireplace in lateral stack and C18 2-panel door on first floor. The
roof space was not inspected but chamfered straight principals are exposed
in first floor of Marion.

Listing NGR: SX8081842874

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Source: English Heritage

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