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No 1 and 2 Hackwills

A Grade II Listed Building in Dolton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.891 / 50°53'27"N

Longitude: -4.0348 / 4°2'5"W

OS Eastings: 256983

OS Northings: 112143

OS Grid: SS569121

Mapcode National: GBR KR.S5PT

Mapcode Global: FRA 26FR.9XW

Entry Name: No 1 and 2 Hackwills

Listing Date: 21 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104599

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90882

Location: Dolton, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Dolton

Built-Up Area: Dolton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dolton St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


THE SQUARE (east side), Dolton
SS 5612

No 1 and 2 Hackwills


Pair of cottages, formerly 3. Dated 1724 with C20 alterations and additions.
Rendered cob walls. Gable-ended thatch roof. Projecting rendered rubble stack at
left gable-end with brick shaft, axial brick shaft on stone base.
Plan; originally probably 3 1-room cottages, each heated. 2 left-hand cottages
converted into one. C19 rear outshut added at centre, C20 addition built behind
right-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3:2 window front. No 1 to the left has 2 and 3-
light small-paned casements, the central 1st floor one is C19 the others C20. C19
plank door towards left-hand end with slightly projecting buttress either side and
small slate plaque above inscribed "Thomas Hackwill and Thomazin 1724" with winged
angel's head carved above. C20 plank door to right of centre with 2 more buttresses
beyond it. No 2 to right has C19 3-light casement to left on lst floor with late
C20 PVC replicas to right and below. C20 leanto glazed porch to right. All 1st
floor windows have small gables in thatch above. C20 outshut against left gable
Interior: No 1 has rough insubstantial beams in left-hand room. Feet of straight
insubstantial principal rafters visible on 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SS5698312143

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