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Thorne's Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6753 / 50°40'30"N

Longitude: -3.4014 / 3°24'5"W

OS Eastings: 301072

OS Northings: 87115

OS Grid: SY010871

Mapcode National: GBR P4.94ZB

Mapcode Global: FRA 37R9.4PW

Plus Code: 9C2RMHGX+4C

Entry Name: Thorne's Cottages

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88631

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Built-Up Area: Woodbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury with Exton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/118 Nos. 2, 3 & 4 Thorne's Cottages

Row of 3 cottages. Late C17 or early C18 with C19 and C20 alterations. Roughcast
cob on stone footings. Some brick patching; gabled-end asbestos and slate roofs.
Originally a row of 2-room, single depth plan cottages heated by axial stacks with
plastered brick shafts; no.1 is larger than the others and incorporates a former
barn at the right-hand end of the row. 2 storeys.
Front: with the exception of the converted barn (with glazed porch), mostly C19
casement windows, the 6 to the 1st floor early C19, 8 panes per light; 6 similar
windows to ground floor, some replaced. No.4 retains parts of 2 late C17 or early
C18 chamfered window surrounds. 2 front doors (to nos. 3 and 4) with simple
canopies supported by struts.
Rear: with small 1st floor windows, C19 and C20 casements set in the original
Interior: No.4 only inspected internally: one deeply chamfered cross ceiling beam
with one roughly cut run-out stop.

Listing NGR: SY0106687109

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