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Latitude: 50.6477 / 50°38'51"N
Longitude: -3.4314 / 3°25'53"W
OS Eastings: 298892
OS Northings: 84086
OS Grid: SX988840
Mapcode National: GBR P3.RWB1
Mapcode Global: FRA 37PC.BZH
Entry Name: Bridge Cottages
Listing Date: 30 June 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104202
English Heritage Legacy ID: 88549
Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Lympstone
Built-Up Area: Lympstone
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Lympstone Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 98 SE LYMPSTONE STRAND (west side), Lympstone
5/49 Nos. 1, 2 & 3 Bridge Cottages
3 dwellings. Early C18 with later, predominantly C19 additions. Brick, in Flemish
bond, plastered, roughcast and whitewashed. Hipped and gabled-end slate roofs. A
single-depth early-C18 2-storeyed house of 6 bays now largely masked by later
accretions, namely (1) a 2-storey, early C19 addition to the middle 2 bays of the
C18 house front, with hipped roof and axial stack, formerly a shop. (2) to the left
of this, a lower, roughly contemporary 2-storey curved range with shallow hipped
roof and axial stack, that occupies the angle towards Strand. (3) to the right of
(2) a later-C19, single-storeyed polygonal extension. All stacks with brick shafts
including the axial and right-hand end stack of the C18 house. This has rusticated
quoins to the front and moulded gutter box throughout. Only three 12-pane hornless
sash windows visible to the right, 2 to first floor, 1 to ground floor.
Left-hand end (towards street) with one 2-storeyed bowed window bay, a 20-pane
hornless sash window to each floor; round headed doorway to right of this with
panelled soffit; full dormer.
Rear: one 16-pane hornless sash window is all that remains of early fenestration.
The shop (1), 2-window range; 12-pane hornless sash windows to first floor; sash
window to left of door with 6 panes up, 9 down. Door and 24-pane bowed sash shop
window under cornice, with little fluted pilasters. Extension (2) with 16-pane
hornless sash window to first floor. 4-pane horned sash below. (3) with cogged
brick cornice, horned sash window and doorway.
Listing NGR: SX9889284086
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