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The Cottage, Thurlestone

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100861

OS Grid Reference: SX6749642965
OS Grid Coordinates: 267496, 42965
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2718, -3.8607

Location: 11 Parkfield, Thurlestone, Devon TQ7 3NJ

Locality: Thurlestone
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3NJ

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Listing Text

SX 64 SE
4/164 The Cottage

G. V. II

House. Early C18 and C19 with C20 alterations. Stone rubble and cob walls,
plastered at the front. Gable ended thatch roof and hipped scantle slate roof to
front addition. 2 gable end stacks, brick at left-hand end and brick on a rubble
base to the right.
Plan: original range is of 2-room plan, similar-sized rooms each with a fireplace on the end wall and divided by a central passage. At the front of the right-hand end is a C19 wing which was originally separate from the main house but connected probably in the C20.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 1-window front with wing projecting from
right-hand end. At centre on Ist floor is a C19 2-light casement with smell panes and above it is an Atlas firemark. Below is a C19 4-panel door with flat hood over. The wing has 2 small-paned 2-light casements on the 1st floor with large late C20 casement without glazing bars below to the right. To its left is a C20 part-glazed door.
Interior: one Clf_2zpanel door survives on the ground floor. Fireplaces are
modern and beams encased. C19 stairs block the passage.

Listing NGR: SX6749642965

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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