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Nos 40 and 41 (Hill Cottage) Including Forecourt Retaining Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Clovelly, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9985 / 50°59'54"N

Longitude: -4.3984 / 4°23'54"W

OS Eastings: 231797

OS Northings: 124856

OS Grid: SS317248

Mapcode National: GBR K8.KHKL

Mapcode Global: FRA 16PG.S9B

Plus Code: 9C2QXJX2+9J

Entry Name: Nos 40 and 41 (Hill Cottage) Including Forecourt Retaining Wall

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Last Amended: 25 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104521

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91109

Location: Clovelly, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Clovelly

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Clovelly All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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In the entry for
SS 3124
11/40 No 40 (Hill cottage)
including forecourt
retaining wall
The address shall be amended to read

11/40 Nos 40 and 41(Hill Cottage)
including forecourt
retaining wall


SS 3124

11/40 No 40 (Hill Cottage) including
20.2.58 forecourt retaining wall


Cottage. Probably mid C19. Rendered and whitewashed, nipped slate roof with a clay
ridge, ridge stack to the left, 2 stacks at rear with brick shafts on projecting
rubble chimneybreasts.
Plan : single room depth. Central entrance hall with flanking rooms.
Exterior: main frontage of 2 storeys, 1:3 windows, a C19 6-pane sash window to the
extreme left on the first floor, 2 C19 16-pane sash windows with exposed sash boxes,
on ground floor 3 multi-paned. C19 2-light casements. Door opening to centre of
right 3 windows, plank door, gabled hood, further door opening to extreme left, C19
plank door, slated hood. Left corner of the building canted. Left return with
projecting 6-pane C19 shop window with hipped slate roof. Slated whitewashed rubble
lean-to to right return, 2-light casement with glazing bars on ground floor, 4-light
casement with lapped panes on first floor. Plank doorway with flight of rubble
steps up; ornamental lamp on scrolly bracket. Forecourt of the cottage with pitched
stone pavement, high rubble retaining wall.

Listing NGR: SS3179924854

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