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Priests' Cottages, Brixton

Description: Priests' Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 100286

OS Grid Reference: SX5538252218
OS Grid Coordinates: 255382, 52218
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3521, -4.0342

Location: Legion Lane, Brixton, Devon PL8 2AG

Locality: Brixton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2AG

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Listing Text

SX 55 SE BRIXTON MAIN STREET, BRIXTON
4/5
29/3/60 Nos 1 and 2 Priests'
Cottages (formerly
listed as "House 20
yards north of the
Church)
GV II


Pair of cottages, probably formerly the parsonage. Circa C15/16, largely rebuilt and
extended circa early C19. Stone rubble-slate roof with gabled ends. Two storeys.
Long four window range. On the south side, the left-hand (west) end has circa C15/16
two-light stone windows with pointed arch lights, the ground floor window has cusped
arches, both have hood moulds. The other windows are C19/20 two-light casements with
glazing bars. Stone rubble chimney stacks at gable ends. The west end has C20
extension, the eaves overhang on south side. Plain doorways on the north side have
C20 porches.


Listing NGR: SX5538152216

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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