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Latitude: 50.6664 / 50°39'59"N
Longitude: -3.6208 / 3°37'14"W
OS Eastings: 285552
OS Northings: 86445
OS Grid: SX855864
Mapcode National: GBR QP.QCF4
Mapcode Global: FRA 3799.WRT
Entry Name: Cider House and Cob Walls About 10 Metres South of Dent House
Listing Date: 9 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097776
English Heritage Legacy ID: 85649
Location: Doddiscombsleigh, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6
Civil Parish: Doddiscombsleigh
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Doddiscombsleigh St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 88 NE
3/139 Cider house and cob walls about 10
metres south of Dent House
Cider house and adjoining cob walls. Probably early C19. Colourwashed rendered
stone, cob below the eaves, with a slate roof, hipped at ends. Colourwashed rendered
cob walls with slate capping.
Plan: Cider house rectangular on plan with an apple loft at the north end. Large
apple crusher survives, cider press in working order at south end. First floor
access to apple loft from the road. The cider house, opposite and in front of Dent
House, forms part of an informal courtyard of buildings to the south of the house.
Exterior: Part lofted. The west elevation, to the road, has a first floor doorway to
the right with a plank door with strap hinges. The north end, facing the house, has
a plank door with strap hinges. The east elevation has 2 first floor and 2 ground
floor windows, ground floor window right blocked.
Interior: Cider press at north end in working order, chute from apple loft intact,
Apple crusher with gearing for a donkey or horse at south end.
Roof: C19 king post and strut roof trusses. Tall cob walls adjoining the cider house
extend along the road.
Group value with Dent House and the threshing barn.
Listing NGR: SX8555286445
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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