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Mill Creek Cottage, Dittisham

Description: Mill Creek Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 101192

OS Grid Reference: SX8607255103
OS Grid Coordinates: 286072, 55103
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3848, -3.6038

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
SX 8655
16/280 LOWER STREET

9.2.61 Mill Creek Cottage
(formerly listed as
Mill Creek House)

GV II

House. Probably C18, or earlier, with early C19 and late C20 alterations.
Plastered stone rubble. Slate roof, hipped to right and gable-ended to the
left. Red clay tiles. Rendered stack at left hand end with slate
weathering.
Plan: Appears to have been a 2-room plan, possibly at one time a pair of
cottages, the right hand of which may have incorporated a shop. There is
a long wing at the rear of the right hand end which was possibly a range of
separate cottages but is now incorporated into the house.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Not quite symmetrical 3-window range. 3 small C19
4-pane sashes on the first floor. To the left on the ground floor an
early to mid C19 20-pane sash. To the right on the ground floor a wide
fixed-light window which may have originally been a small shop window with
a doorway to its right. To the left of centre a circa early C19 4-panel
door, the bottom panels flush, the top panels fielded, in a doorcase with
moulded pilasters.
The right hand end wall has a small C19 4-pane sash on the first floor and
a C20 fixed-light window below. The rear wing has a higher eaves level
and an axial and gable end stack.
Interior: The small left hand room has an early c19 reeded chimneypiece
and a fielded panel door. the interior may have earlier features of
interest including an early roof structure.


Listing NGR: SX8607255103

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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