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Highclere, Dittisham

Description: Highclere

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 101186

OS Grid Reference: SX8606555060
OS Grid Coordinates: 286065, 55060
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3844, -3.6039

Location: Lower Street, Dittisham, Devon TQ6 0HY

Locality: Dittisham
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ6 0HY

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Listing Text

DITTISHAM
SX8655
16/273 LOWER STREET, DITTISHAM
9.2.61 Highclere (formerly listed
as part of block of three
cottages W of church)

GV II

House. Probably C18 restored and extended in late C20. Painted slate
rubble. Thatched roof with half hipped end to the right and gable end to
the left. Projecting gable end stack to the left with slate weathering.
Plan: Originally a 2-room plan with a central entrance. The right hand
room may have originally been unheated and has a shallow unheated room
behind in an integral outshut. In the late C20 a single storey 1-room plan
extension was added to the left hand end and some interior alterations may
also have been made.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front. C19 2 and 3-light
casements, the frames may be C18, all with glazing bars, 6 panes per light.
Doorway to right of centre with C20 panelled door and C20 thatched canopy.
At the left hand end a late C20 single storey extension with a thatched
roof.
At the rear the thatch is carried down over the outshut on the left and
there are various 2 and 3-light casements with glazing bars.
Interior: not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX8606555060

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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