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Mud Bank Cottage, Yealmpton

Description: Mud Bank Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 100297

OS Grid Reference: SX5544651178
OS Grid Coordinates: 255446, 51178
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3427, -4.0329

Location: Brixton, Devon PL8 2DJ

Locality: Yealmpton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2DJ

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Listing Text

Mud Bank Cottage


Cottage on creekside. Circa early C19. Stone rubble. Thatched roof with hipped and
gabled ends. One and half storeys. Two window range. C19 two-light casements with
chamfered frames. First floor in small gabled dormers through the eaves. Central
plank door. Flat stone arches to ground floor openings. Large stone chimney stack
at gable end, and another at rear. Single storey rear outshot and C20 lean-to at
south west end.
Originally built as a fishing-house and situated by a dam which was constructed, at
the head of a creek on the estuary of the River Yealm, to form a lake in the
landscaped park of Kitley House by G.S. Repton in Yealmpton parish qv.
Reference: Country Life October 7th 1939 pages 362-367.

Listing NGR: SX5544651178

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Source: English Heritage

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