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9 and 10, Sowton Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Sowton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7237 / 50°43'25"N

Longitude: -3.4511 / 3°27'3"W

OS Eastings: 297669

OS Northings: 92563

OS Grid: SX976925

Mapcode National: GBR P3.0X4Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 37N5.H9W

Entry Name: 9 and 10, Sowton Lane

Listing Date: 18 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86187

Location: Sowton, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Sowton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sowton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SOWTON SOWTON LANE (east side)
SX 99 SE
1/51 Nos. 9 and 10
-
18.11.76
- II

2 dwellings, formerly (ie. up to the early C19) a single farmhouse. Possibly late C17 or early C18. The original plan is not certain, but it was probably a 3-room plan house, with the heated principal rooms at either end, and an unheated service room in the centre. Left-hand room heated by an axial stack (the shaft now dismantled), and the right-hand room by an internal end stack. 2 storeys.
Front: no. 9 (to the left) with two 2-light casement windows to first floor; a
3-light casement window to either side of doorway, with tiled porch and half-glazed door. No. 10 (which comprises most of the former farmhouse, to the right of the now partly dismantled axial stack) with two 3-light C19 casement windows to first floor; 2 irregularly placed ground floor windows, both of 3 lights, to either side of planked doorway the porch similar to no. 9.
N W Alcock, 'Houses in an East Devon Parish', Trans. Devon Assoc., 94 (1962),
pp.211-12; fig. 18.


Listing NGR: SX9766992562

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