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Shinner's Bridge Cottages, Dartington

Description: Shinner's Bridge Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101027

OS Grid Reference: SX7872062124
OS Grid Coordinates: 278720, 62124
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4464, -3.7095

Location: Cott Road, Dartington, Devon TQ9 6HQ

Locality: Dartington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 6HQ

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Listing Text

12/114 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Shinner's
Bridge Cottages


Terrace of 3 cottages. Circa 1840 with late Cl9 additions at rear. Local
limestone rubble. Steeply pitched slate roof with gables ends; scantle
slates at rear. Rendered axial and gable end chimney stacks the 2 axial
stacks each has 2 later red brick diagonally set shafts.
Plan: row of 3 cottages; the end cottages (nos 1 and 3) are each 2 room
single depth plan with services in rear outshuts; the centre cottage (No 2)
is 2 rooms deep, the front room in projection and the services in a later
addition at the rear.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2:1:2 window range, the centre in a
gabled projection. first floor windows right and left are in small gables;
all the gables have slated verges. the 3 ground floor windows and the
centre first floor window have 3 lights, the 4 first floor windows left and
right are 2-lights; all are original ovolo moulded wooden mullion windows
containing casements with glazing bars, in deeply chamfered openings, the
integrally chamfered lintels have masons mitres; some of the windows retain
their simple hoodmoulds. 3 doorways, one at each end of the front and the
third on the left hand return of the central projection; with deep
chamfered rendered jambs continuing into the chamfered 4-centred with
wooden lintels; the end doorways have stone voussoirs over; plank door with
cover moulds; the top window is blind.
Catslide roofs over rear outshuts, and 2 storey gabled rear wing at centre
built of stone rubble with yellow brick dressings.
Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX7872062124

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Source: English Heritage

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