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Brook Cottages, Frogmore and Sherford

Description: Brook Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 100774

OS Grid Reference: SX7785644346
OS Grid Coordinates: 277856, 44346
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2864, -3.7159

Location: Sherford Down Road, Sherford, Devon TQ7 2AT

Locality: Frogmore and Sherford
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 2AT

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Listing Text

SHERFORD SHERFORD VILLAGE
SX 74 SE
6/77 1 and 2 Brook Cottages
16.3.78

G.V. II

Pair of cotteges. Circa mid C17. Rendered rubble and cob walls. Gable ended
thatch roof. Brick stack at right gable end, axial rubble stack and similar one
at the left gable end.
Plan: each cottage is of 2-room plan although No, 2 to the left may be the
earlier with each room heated by an end stack.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2 : 2 window front. No. 2 to the left has C19
2 and 3-light casements and a large C18 or C19 thatched roof porch under catslide
roof which has a C20 plank door behind. No. 1 to the right has C20 1, 2 and 3-
light casements and a C20 stable-type door to right of centre under a thatch
hood.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but No. 1 has an open fireplace with
chamfered wooden lintel in the right-hand room and No. 2 has substantial ceiling
beams, one of them forked.


Listing NGR: SX7785644346

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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