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Schoolhouse Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Gittisham, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7785 / 50°46'42"N

Longitude: -3.2303 / 3°13'49"W

OS Eastings: 313354

OS Northings: 98384

OS Grid: SY133983

Mapcode National: GBR P8.Q99B

Mapcode Global: FRA 4731.5BC

Plus Code: 9C2RQQH9+CV

Entry Name: Schoolhouse Cottages

Listing Date: 27 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87177

Location: Gittisham, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Gittisham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Gittisham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SY 19 NW

7/175 Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Schoolhouse
II Cottages


Former schoolhouse, converted into 3 adjoining cottages. School established in 1720 by Sir Thomas Putt. Early C18 with substantial C20 alterations. Flint rubble; slate roof, gabled with coping at right end of main range, concealed behind a parapet to the left, hipped at end of rear left wing; axial stack and right end stack to main range.
Plan: Adjacent to the churchyard. L plan, a single depth main range with a rear left wing at right angles. The left hand block was the schoolmaster's house, the right hand block was the schoolroom. 2 entrances on the front. The building has been divided into 3 cottages.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 6-window front with a parapet to left of centre only. C19 panelled front door to left of centre, the top panels glazed; gabled stone porch to right of centre, probably C20 with a half-glazed door. 4 ground floor windows plus a blocked window at the extreme right, 2- and 3-light C20 transomed casements with glazing bars. 5 first floor windows, 2 and 3-light C20 casements with glazing bars.
Interior: Not inspected but may be of interest.

Listing NGR: SY1335098384

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