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The Thatches and Coolings Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Chivelstone, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.2167 / 50°13'0"N

Longitude: -3.7093 / 3°42'33"W

OS Eastings: 278145

OS Northings: 36582

OS Grid: SX781365

Mapcode National: GBR QM.1SWP

Mapcode Global: FRA 383G.4QW

Entry Name: The Thatches and Coolings Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306864

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100711

Location: Chivelstone, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Chivelstone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chivelstone St Silvester

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHIVELSTONE EAST PRAWLE
SX 73 NE
9/16
The Thatches and Coolings Farmhouse
G. V.
II

Pair of houses originally probably one house. Circa mid Cl7 extended probably in
C18, altered in circa early C20. Colour-washed stone rubble walls. Hipped thatch
roof. Brick stack on end wall of The Thatches and axial stack between the 2
houses.
Plan: L-shaped plan likely to have been built as one house. The Thatches has a
2-room plan with heated room to the left, the right-hand room was apparently
formerly a workshop and only converted in the late C19 or early C20. Coolings
extends as a wing from the left-hand end, basically of 2-room plan.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front to The Thatches of mainly C20
casements apart from a late C19 or early C20 6-pane sash window on the 1st floor
to left of centre. C20 panelled and glazed door to right of centre. C19 leanto
projecting from left-hand end with C20 glazed porch in front. Behind the leanto
is the wing forming Coolings Farmhouse which has 2 late C20 single-pane casements
to left of the leanto. Its entrance is through an early C20 outshut on its rear
wall.
Interior: The Thatches has ovolo-moulded ceiling beams in left-hand room and
timber winder stairs at the rear.


Listing NGR: SX7814536582

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