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Latitude: 51.0716 / 51°4'17"N
Longitude: -4.122 / 4°7'19"W
OS Eastings: 251431
OS Northings: 132391
OS Grid: SS514323
Mapcode National: GBR KN.DTW3
Mapcode Global: FRA 2679.5Z4
Entry Name: The Old Cottage
Listing Date: 29 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107621
English Heritage Legacy ID: 98741
Location: Fremington, North Devon, Devon, EX31
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Fremington
Built-Up Area: Fremington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Fremington St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 53 SW
2/36 The Old Cottage
House. Early C17, extended to rear in C20. Rendered stone and cob. Asbestos
slate roof. Stack at left gable end and axial rubble stack with tapered cap.
3-room former through-passage plan, the rear doorway now blocked, with the hall
stack backing onto the passage. C20 2-storey extension to rear left end forming
overall L-shaped plan.
2 storeys. 3-window range C20 3-light casements, those to right have diamond
leaded panes. Ground floor has gabled porch with slate roof. 6-panelled door, the
upper panels glazed. 2-light window to right, 2 panes per light and a 3-light
casements, 4 panes per light, one 2-light casement 6 panes per light and a 2-light
window 2 panes per light to left.
Interior: Plank and muntin screen between hall and inner room, 6 panels wide, the
muntins and headrail chamfered on hall side, with doorway at right end with renewed
timber surround. Ceiling beams renewed, some original joists. Single raised cruck
truss forming closed partition over hall/inner room, with some renewed timber.
Trenched purlins and ridge purlin. No sign of smoke-blackening. Remaining roof
structure replaced in C20.
Listing NGR: SS5143132391
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