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Railway Crossing Keeper's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Teigngrace, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5481 / 50°32'52"N

Longitude: -3.6157 / 3°36'56"W

OS Eastings: 285626

OS Northings: 73278

OS Grid: SX856732

Mapcode National: GBR QR.4SVF

Mapcode Global: FRA 379M.56F

Entry Name: Railway Crossing Keeper's Cottage

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097378

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84669

Location: Teigngrace, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Teigngrace

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Teigngrace St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

TEIGNGRACE TEIGNBRIDGE CROSSING
SX 87 SE

8/226 Railway Crossing Keeper's
- Cottage
GV II

Railway level crossing keeper's cottage. Circa 1866. Stuccoed brick with
rusticated stucco quoins. Welsh slate roof with gabled ends with overhanging
verges and eaves cornice. Italianate style. T-shaped on plan. Single storey. 2-
window front facing railway track with segmental headed windows boarded over.
Doorway at north end to road, with chamfered and stopped jambs and flat arch.
Slightly lower gable-ended wing at rear (west). Rendered chimneystack at centre of
main roof ridge.
The South Devon Railway Company's Newton Abbot to Moretonhampstead line was opened
4th July 1866. The Teign Valley branch from Heathfield to Ashton was opened in
1882 and extended to Exeter in 1883.
Reference: David St John Thomas, "A Regional History of the Railways of Great
Britain, Volume I, The West Country", pp. 87 and 88.


Listing NGR: SX8562673278

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