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Lysons Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Kenton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6367 / 50°38'12"N

Longitude: -3.5033 / 3°30'12"W

OS Eastings: 293784

OS Northings: 82965

OS Grid: SX937829

Mapcode National: GBR P2.1MDM

Mapcode Global: FRA 37KD.6YQ

Plus Code: 9C2RJFPW+MM

Entry Name: Lysons Cottage

Listing Date: 2 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85873

Location: Kenton, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

Civil Parish: 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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House. Probably late C17 in origin, extended in the C18. Whitewashed plastered cob
and stone rubble; thatched roof, half-hipped at ends of main block, gabled at end of
wing. Left end stack to main block, axial stack to rear wing, end stack to wing.
Plan: L Plan. The main block single depth and 2 rooms wide with a central passage 2
room plan rear wing with the rear room probably late C17.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2 window front with a central front door and C20
metal frame casement windows. The left return (adjacent to the road) has timber
casement windows with glazing bars. A section of thatch in the wall suggests that the
roof has been raised.
Interior: Rear wing only inspected. The end stack has a C17 fireplace with a step
stopped chamfered lintel and a roughly chamfered crossbeam.
An attractive traditional roadside cottage being repaired at time of survey (1987)

Listing NGR: SX9378482965

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