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Post Cottage and Two Adjoining Cottages to the North, South Pool

Description: Post Cottage and Two Adjoining Cottages to the North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100842

OS Grid Reference: SX7746940113
OS Grid Coordinates: 277469, 40113
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2483, -3.7199

Location: South Pool, Devon TQ7 2RP

Locality: South Pool
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 2RP

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Listing Text

SX 74 SE
6/145 Post Cottage and two adjoining
Cottages to the north


Row of 3 cottages, formerly 4. C18 altered in C20. Rendered and plastered stone
rubble walls which may incorporate some cob. Thatched roofs to central and right-hand cottages with gable end, asbestos slate roof to left-hand cottage hipped at
end. This cottage has a brick stack on a rubble base at its left end, brick axial stack and one at right-hand end of row.
Plan: the left-hand and central cottages are of 2-room plan, Post Cottage to
right was formerly 2 cottages but now has 3 rooms.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2 : 2 : 3 window front. The left-hand and
central cottages have early to mid C20 2-light casements apart from a late C19 or
early C20 4-pane sash to right on ground floor of central cottage. Post Cottage
has an early C19 horizontal sliding sash to left on 1st floor with a C19 2-light
casement to its right and below. A former leanto porch to left on ground floor is now a bay window. 2 early C20 4-pane sashes to the right. Gabled brick porch to right of centre has a 4-panel door behind. The other 2 cottages have similar
circa early C20 porches with a C20 4-panel door to the left-hand one and C20 plank door to the central one.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SX7746940113

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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