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Church Park Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingswear, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3514 / 50°21'5"N

Longitude: -3.566 / 3°33'57"W

OS Eastings: 288687

OS Northings: 51339

OS Grid: SX886513

Mapcode National: GBR QT.Y7H3

Mapcode Global: FRA 38F3.LKM

Entry Name: Church Park Cottages

Listing Date: 21 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146576

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100566

Location: Kingswear, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Kingswear

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kingswear

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 8851 KINGSWEAR BRIXHAM ROAD

15/148 Nos 1 to 6 Church Park
Cottages
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- II

Terrace of six cottages, formerly coastguard cottages. Dated 1866. Stone rubble
with white painted brick dressings and dressed stone quoins. End walls slate
hung. Steeply pitched slate roof with gabled ends and six gables to front over
first floor windows. Two storeys. Symmetrical six window range. Casement windows with glazing bars, first floor two-lights, ground floor three lights. No 3's ground floor glazing bars missing. No 5's ground floor window replaced. Painted brick flat arches and jambs to window openings. Four projecting gabled porches, to paired doorways of centre two houses and single doorways of end houses. Three sided brick arch doorways with chamfered jambs and small panels above with house numbers. Boarded inner doors with ornate iron hinges. Red brick ridge chimney stacks. Quoin on left hand corner inscribed Church Park Cottages 1866. Built as coastguard cottages,and reputedly to combat tobacco smuggling on Waterhead Creek opposite.


Listing NGR: SX8868751338

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