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Old Thatch and Little Thatch, South Milton

Description: Old Thatch and Little Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 100821

OS Grid Reference: SX6999742657
OS Grid Coordinates: 269997, 42657
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2695, -3.8255

Location: 3 Backshay Park, South Milton, Devon TQ7 3JW

Locality: South Milton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3JW

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Listing Text

SOUTH MILTON SOUTH MILTON VILLAGE
SX 64 SE
4/124 Old Thatch and Little Thatch
26.1.67
G.V. II

Pair of houses. Probably C17 but much altered in C20. Rendered stone rubble
walls. Gable ended thatch roof. 3 rubble stacks with dripcourses, 2 axial and
one at left gable end.
Plan: original plan unclear and has probably been extended at one end. Old
Thatch to the left has an apparently 3-room plan and Little Thatch consists of
1 room at the right-hand end and 1 in a rear wing which was probably formerly an
outbuilding.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front with Old Thatch taking up
three-quarters of it to the left. C20 2, 3 and 4-light casements. Firemark below eaves of Little Thatch towards right-hand end. Both houses have C20 doors on their rear wall.
Interior: Old Thatch only accessible and exhibited few early features, more may
survive in Little Thatch.


Listing NGR: SX6999742657

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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