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Byfield Cottage castell foundary Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilsington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5633 / 50°33'47"N

Longitude: -3.6879 / 3°41'16"W

OS Eastings: 280551

OS Northings: 75090

OS Grid: SX805750

Mapcode National: GBR QM.JS9V

Mapcode Global: FRA 375K.T8T

Entry Name: Byfield Cottage castell foundary Cottages

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079100

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439517

Location: Ilsington, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Ilsington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ilsington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 87 NW
4/109 Nos. 3 (Byfield Cottage) and
- 4 (Castell) Foundry Cottages


Pair of cottages, probably a single house originally. C17 or earlier. Solid
rougncast walls, probably of stone or cob. Asbestos slated roof. Large rendered
chimneystack in right-hand gable. Even larger stack projecting from front wall of
No. 4. Tnis has rounded corners and rises from a very broad base about 2 metres
high; added C20 brick shaft on top. Single-depth plan. 2 storeys. Only 2 small
second-storey windows, 1 in each cottage, in a very long frontage. No.3 has doorway
off-centre to right window at either side in ground storey. No. 4 has doorway to
right of stack in ground storey and window to left. At No. 3 the windows and door
are C20, except for the second-storey window, which has a single-light C19 wood
casement with 3 panes. At No. 4 the windows have C19 wood casements of 2 lights in
ground storey and 1 light above, both with 3 panes per light; 4-panelled early or
mid C19 door, the 2 lower panels flush.
Interior of No. 3 not inspected, although the owner says there is a good fireplace
in the right-hand wall. Ground storey room of No. 4 has no exposed features; upper
storey not inspected. There are likely to be interesting features concealed under

Listing NGR: SX8055175090

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