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Southtown Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Kenton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6384 / 50°38'18"N

Longitude: -3.465 / 3°27'54"W

OS Eastings: 296497

OS Northings: 83105

OS Grid: SX964831

Mapcode National: GBR P2.MKS1

Mapcode Global: FRA 37MD.3WV

Entry Name: Southtown Cottages

Listing Date: 12 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85922

Location: Kenton, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Kenton

Built-Up Area: Kenton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Kenton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

KENTON SOUTH TOWN, Kenton
SX 98 SE

6/257 Nos. 1, 2 & 3 Southtown Cottages
12.2.88


GV II


3 adjoining cottages. C17 or earlier. Plastered cob and stone; the main range has
end stacks with brick shafts and a rear lateral stack in the centre.
Plan: single depth plan with a larger double-fronted cottage in the centre flanked by
smaller cottages to left and right, each with front doors towards the centre.
Evidence of the C17 plan with a large hall to the left of a cross passage, a smaller
room to the right, the extreme right end room probably a later addition.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 1:2:1 window front with 2 additional windows. The
left hand and centre cottages have C19 plank and cover strip front doors, the right
hand cottage has a later panelled front door. Set of late C18 or C19 small pane
sliding sashes, except for one to the right of the front door of No. 2 which is a C17
timber mullioned window with chamfered mullions and one additional C20 window to the
first floor of No 3.
Interior: 2 chamfered step-stopped cross beams to the 2 left hand rooms, rough axial
beam to right hand room. Fireplaces rebuilt.
Group value with other thatched houses and the Old Estate Office.


Listing NGR: SX9649783105

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