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Model Cottage and the Quest

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbotskerswell, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5082 / 50°30'29"N

Longitude: -3.614 / 3°36'50"W

OS Eastings: 285648

OS Northings: 68843

OS Grid: SX856688

Mapcode National: GBR QR.7F4J

Mapcode Global: FRA 379Q.CVX

Entry Name: Model Cottage and the Quest

Listing Date: 17 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84722

Location: Abbotskerswell, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Abbotskerswell

Built-Up Area: Abbotskerswell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Abbotskerswell The Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 86 NE ABBOTSKERSWELL MAIN STREET
Abbotskerswell
3/18 Model Cottage and The Quest
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GV II
Pair of estate-type cottages. Mid to late C18. Limestone rubble walls, with brick
dressing to windows. Gable ended asbestos slate roof. Central rendered axial
stack.
Pair of identical cottages. Each has entrance lobby with stairs and small unheated
service room behind and, principal heated room adjoins lobby occupying full depth of
cottage. C19/C20 rear additions.
2 storeys. Symmetrical 2 window front, 1 window to each cottage on ground and first
floor; Model Cottage to left, The Quest to right. The original windows are 3-light
metal frame casements with diamond "leaded" lights, hoodmould above. First floor
windows are similar gabled dormers. Probably C20 plank doors with cover strips.
Rustic gabled porches.
Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX8564868843

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