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May Cottage, Thurlestone

Description: May Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 100872

OS Grid Reference: SX6757043603
OS Grid Coordinates: 267570, 43603
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2775, -3.8599

Location: Thurlestone, Devon TQ7 3AQ

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

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Listing Text

SX 64 SE
4/175 May Cottage
G. V. II

House. C17 probably altered in C20. Rendered rubble walls which may incorporate
some cob. Thatch roof gabled to left end and hipped to right. Projecting
rendered rubble stack with brick shaft at left gable end, similar stack not
projecting at right-hand end.
Plan: originally 3-room-and-through-passage plan, lower end probably to the
right. Hall heated by front lateral stack now blocked off. C19 outshut added in
front of left-hand room.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 1 window front, 4 to the ground floor of C20
small-paned 1 and 2-light casements. C20 gabled porch to right of centre with
glazed door. In front of left-hand end is a C19 outshut and immediately to its
right is the truncated projecting lateral stack.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but may contain original features such
as ceiling beams and fireplaces.

Listing NGR: SX6757043603

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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