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Cowick Barton

A Grade II* Listed Building in Alphington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7094 / 50°42'33"N

Longitude: -3.5466 / 3°32'47"W

OS Eastings: 290896

OS Northings: 91112

OS Grid: SX908911

Mapcode National: GBR P0.QTZ6

Mapcode Global: FRA 37G6.G52

Plus Code: 9C2RPF53+Q9

Entry Name: Cowick Barton

Listing Date: 29 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88998

Location: Alphington, Exeter, Devon, EX2

County: Devon

Electoral Ward/Division: Alphington

Built-Up Area: Exeter

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Exeter St Thomas the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Cowick Barton
SX 9091 14/596 29.1.53.
Stone house with "E" plan, assumed to date from 1540 because of stained glass (now
removed) giving the arms of Edward VI as Prince of Wales. Interior has one chimneypiece
dated 1657 and one, perhaps earlier, with a biblical subject. Exterior is plastered,
with stone mullioned windows and origianal 3 storey porch with Tudor arched entrance.
New slate roof. Probably originally the Barton of Cowick Priory, which passed
to Lord Russell at the Dissolution. He may have built the present house for his

Listing NGR: SX9089691112

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