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Philham Water Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hartland, Devon

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Latitude: 50.973 / 50°58'22"N

Longitude: -4.4875 / 4°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 225452

OS Northings: 122238

OS Grid: SS254222

Mapcode National: GBR K4.LYW2

Mapcode Global: FRA 16HJ.TSR

Plus Code: 9C2QXGF6+6X

Entry Name: Philham Water Cottage

Listing Date: 19 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104479

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91212

Location: Hartland, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Hartland

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hartland St Nectan

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Cottage Thatched cottage

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Cottage. C18 with C19 addition. Stone rubble front wall and cob rear and side
walls. Thatch roof gable to right end and hipped to left. Brick stack at gable-
Plan: single room plan with fireplace in right-hand end wall and doorway towards
left-hand end. C19 outshut added at rear.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 1-window front of C19 small-paned casements.
Below 1st floor central window is an opening which has external wooden shutters. To
left is C19 plank door recessed from front wall slightly under thatch doorhood.
C19 outshut at rear.
Interior: fireplace has plain wooden lintel and cloam oven to left. Staircase in
rear left-hand corner. In the rear wall is an unusual niche with pointed head.
This is an unusual survival of a very unaltered probably squatters cottage.
Source: Unpublished report: by Dr. N. Alcock (internal description).

Listing NGR: SS2545222238

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