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Buckley Hill Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7174 / 50°43'2"N

Longitude: -3.2191 / 3°13'8"W

OS Eastings: 314033

OS Northings: 91570

OS Grid: SY140915

Mapcode National: GBR P9.F6BP

Mapcode Global: FRA 4745.XBX

Plus Code: 9C2RPQ8J+X9

Entry Name: Buckley Hill Cottage

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Last Amended: 12 January 2010

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87214

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidbury with Sidford

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Buckley Hill Cottage is a detached cottage, formerly two cottages with outhouse, dating from at least the C17.
MATERIALS: The building is rendered and whitewashed with a weatherboarded eastern gable, thatched roof and brick stacks.
PLAN: The ground floor of the building consist of four rooms aligned east-west with a modern projection to the north containing the stairs.
EXTERIOR: The building is of two storeys with a curved south fa├žade which directly fronts the street, and an irregular north elevation facing the garden. The west elevation contains an inserted canted bay to the south and a doorway within a modern extension to north.
INTERIOR: The ground floor contains an inglenook fireplace within the sitting room and a C19-style fireplace in the living room. The first floor is arranged on different levels but has been modernised throughout.
HISTORY: Buckley Hill Cottage dates to the C17 or possibly earlier. The building is present on the first (1889) Ordnance Survey map occupying a larger footprint than the current building on the site. This footprint extends further to the east and the building was divided into two properties. A stone rubble outhouse was attached to the east of the building which was demolished in the 1970s.

Buckley Hill Cottage, Bridge Street, Sidbury, Sidmouth is designated at Grade II, for the following principal reasons:
* Buckley Hill Cottage remains a good example of vernacular building.
* The building dates to the C17 or possibly earlier and retains a significant proportion of historic fabric of this date

Listing NGR: SY1403891566

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