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Corner House court Stores

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheepwash, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8364 / 50°50'10"N

Longitude: -4.1508 / 4°9'2"W

OS Eastings: 248650

OS Northings: 106296

OS Grid: SS486062

Mapcode National: GBR KM.WL91

Mapcode Global: FRA 266W.DRX

Entry Name: Corner House court Stores

Listing Date: 21 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91079

Location: Sheepwash, Torridge, Devon, EX21

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Sheepwash

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

SHEEPWASH THE SQUARE, Sheepwash
SS 40 NE
7/104 Court Stores and Corner
House
21.2.77
GV II
Pair of houses, one incorporating shop. Circa late Cl7 possibly with earlier wing
to Court Stores, with C19 additions. Rendered cobb and rubble walls. Thatch roof
gabled to left end hipped to right. Brick stack at left end and axial to wing,
rendered rubble base with brick shaft.
Plan: The front range, consisting of Court Stores and adjoining cottage to the
left may have originated as 1 house but each now consists of 2 rooms, the outer
1 heated. Behind the right-hand end of Court Stores is a wing which may predate
the front range. To its left is a C19 rear outshut.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Regular 6-window front 3:3. Both houses have circa mid C19
9-pane sashes on first floor. Corner House has two C19 12-pane sash windows on
ground floor. Court Stores has a similar window to the right and a late C20 2-light
casement without glazing bars to the left.
Both houses have identical later C19 doorhoods with cusped bargeboards. Corner
House has a late C20 panelled door. C19 lean-to against its left-hand end. Wing
behind Court Stores has C10 casements and A C20 panelled and glazed door to left.
Interior: Court Stores has C17 fireplace with chamfered and step-stopped wooden
lintel and cloam oven with door in right-hand room. C18 pegged A-frame roof
structure.


Listing NGR: SS4865006296

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