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Town Tenement

A Grade II Listed Building in Roborough, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9354 / 50°56'7"N

Longitude: -4.0267 / 4°1'35"W

OS Eastings: 257691

OS Northings: 117066

OS Grid: SS576170

Mapcode National: GBR KS.P7QY

Mapcode Global: FRA 26GM.M4C

Entry Name: Town Tenement

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91800

Location: Roborough, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Roborough

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Roborough St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ROBOROUGH ROBOROUGH
SS 5717
19/184 No 2, Town Tenement
-
GV II

Cottage. Probably late C17. Rendered cob with wheatstraw thatched roof (half hipped
to left). Rendered stack.
Plan: One-roomed plan, facing west (ground falls to right). End stack to left and
front entrance to right. It is possible that this cottage was formerly part of a
larger house, incorporating the neighbouring house to the right (No 1, Town
Tenement).
Exterior: Two first-floor C19 two-light wooden casements and ground-floor C19 two-
light wooden casement to left. Doorway to right with C19 plank door and beaded
wooden frame. Late C20 glazed gabled porch.
Interior not inspected but 2 ground-floor chamfered cross beams and segmental-arched
fireplace with stone jambs noted.
The cottage faces onto a courtyard (probably a former farmyard), opposite No. 3 Town
Tenement (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SS5769117066

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