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Sleepy Thatch and Vine Cottage, Chivelstone

Description: Sleepy Thatch and Vine Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100708

OS Grid Reference: SX7805036477
OS Grid Coordinates: 278050, 36477
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2157, -3.7106

Location: Chivelstone, Devon TQ7 2BY

Locality: Chivelstone
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 2BY

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Listing Text

SX 73 NE
9/13 Sleepy Thatch and Vine Cottage

G. V. II

Pair of cottages, formerly 4. C18 altered in C20 with rear additions. Slatestone
rubble walls. Hipped thatch roof. 2 axial brick stacks.
Plan: apparently built as 4 1-room plan cottages, possibly with a narrow rear
service room. Late C19 or C20 rear outshuts added. Converted into 2 cottages in
later C20.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Regular 5-window front, central window on 1st floor is
blind. Sleepy Thatch to left has mid C20 metal frame casements, Vine Cottage to
right has later C20 casements without glazing bars. All have brick arched lintels
above. Sleepy Thatch has a C20 panelled door to left and plank door to right,
both under thatch hoods. Vine Cottage has a C20 leanto glazed porch to both left
and right.
Interiors: inaccessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SX7804736473

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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