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Thatchers Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadhembury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8373 / 50°50'14"N

Longitude: -3.2791 / 3°16'44"W

OS Eastings: 310029

OS Northings: 104980

OS Grid: ST100049

Mapcode National: GBR LS.WK36

Mapcode Global: FRA 460W.JBB

Entry Name: Thatchers Cottage

Listing Date: 27 January 1989

Last Amended: 9 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87091

Location: Broadhembury, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Broadhembury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Broadhembury St Andrew, Apostle and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-


5/88 Thatchers


The entry shall be amended to read:-


5/88 Thatchers Cottage


SY 10 SW

5/88 Thatchers


Small cottage. Probably C18, C20 renovations. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone
rubble footings; thatched roof with a plain ridge, gabled at ends; left end stack
with a modern brick shaft.
Plan: A single depth range, probably originally divided between a heated
kitchen/living room at the left end and an unheated service room at the right end,
considerably repartitioned at the right end in the C20. A single storey addition at
the right end in the C20. A single storey addition at the left end has a pantile
roof, entrance on the right return.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3 window front with the eaves thatch eyebrowed
over 2 first floor windows; 3 ground floor windows, all C20 small-pane timber
casements. C20 porch with a first floor projection over, at the right end with a C20
front door.
Interior: Modernized.
Included for group value with a collection of small houses and cottages at
Hembercombe on the lane up to Broadhembury Common. Easily visible from Broadhembury
village, an outstanding unspoiled estate village.

Listing NGR: ST1002904980

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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