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Silverhill, Malborough

Description: Silverhill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100758

OS Grid Reference: SX7053239800
OS Grid Coordinates: 270532, 39800
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2440, -3.8171

Location: Malborough Green, Malborough, Devon TQ7 3RS

Locality: Malborough
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3RS

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Listing Text

SX 73 NW
8/62 Nos. 1, 2 and 3, Silverhill

G. V. II

Row of 3 cottages. Probably late C17 - C18, built piecemeal, with later
additions. Rendered rubble walls, possibly incorporating some cob. Hipped thatch
roof. Rendered brick axial stack to No.1 (to left) and similar at end of No.3 (at
centre) and No.2 (to right).
Plan: No. 1 and No.3 may have been one house, both now have 2 rooms and No.3 also
has a small wing behind which connects it with No,2. No.2 is basically a 1-room
plan with a C20 rear addition.
Exterior: 2 storeys. No. to left has an asymmetrical 1 window front, 2 below,
of P.V.C. late C20 windows with a doorway converted to a window left of centre.
C20 glazed doorway in left-hand end wall. No.3 adjoining it to the right has a 2
window front. To the left on each floor is a mid C20 metal-frame 2-light
casement. To right on first floor is a C19 2-light casement with a late C19 4-
pane sash below. Small leanto and adjoining porch against right-hand end wall
which has a C19 plank door behind a hep door. Wing extends to the rear and
connects with No.2 which extends to the right. This has 2 windows on the first
floor and I below of C20 P.V.C. casements apart from single small-paned light on
first floor to left. C20 stable-type door in end wall and single story C20
addition at the rear.
Interior: No.2 only accessible at time of survey and exhibited few early features
apart from a largely rebuilt fireplace and substantial, possibly original,
principal rafters visible on the first floor, although roof space not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX7053239800

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Source: English Heritage

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