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Latitude: 50.47 / 50°28'11"N
Longitude: -3.6303 / 3°37'49"W
OS Eastings: 284398
OS Northings: 64621
OS Grid: SX843646
Mapcode National: GBR QQ.3WGJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 378T.CHX
Entry Name: Old Walls
Listing Date: 17 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1317666
English Heritage Legacy ID: 84824
Location: Ipplepen, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12
Civil Parish: Ipplepen
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Ipplepen with Torbryan
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 86 SW IPPLEPEN
5/117 Old Walls (formerly listed
- as Fern Cottage)
Cottage. Probably C17, extended in C18. Rendered limestone rubble walls, exposed
at rear. Thatched roof hipped to left and gabled at right end. Rendered rubble
projecting gable end stack at right.
Originally probably 2-room plan with larger heated room to right, either central
passage or direct entry. Room added at lower, left, end, probably in C18. C20
staircase inserted in middle room.
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front, 1 window to first floor. 2-light
casements, mainly C20, with 'leaded' panes; ground floor window left of centre is
similar type possibly C18. C19 plank door at centre under C20 rendered brick open-
fronted porch with leanto thatch roof.
Interior : ground floor rooms have very rough, probably replacement, cross beams.
There is a thick wall between the central and left-hand rooms. Roof timbers
completely replaced in C20.
This cottage preserves a traditional facade and may conceal early features such as
the original fireplace internally.
Listing NGR: SX8439864621
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