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Railway Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashwater, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8027 / 50°48'9"N

Longitude: -4.2654 / 4°15'55"W

OS Eastings: 240467

OS Northings: 102800

OS Grid: SS404028

Mapcode National: GBR KG.YM9Q

Mapcode Global: FRA 16YZ.44B

Plus Code: 9C2QRP3M+3V

Entry Name: Railway Cottages

Listing Date: 21 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90711

Location: Ashwater, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Ashwater

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashwater St Peter ad Vincula

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Dunsland Cross Station


SX 39 NE
2/9 Railway Cottages Nos 1-6 (consec)
- II
Row of 6 cottages. Late C19. Probably brick, slate-hung to the front with a slate
roof gabled at ends with deep eaves and chamfered timber eaves brackets. 6 chimneys
on ridge with slate-hung shafts, each with a single-room on either side of entrance
in a single-depth ranges. 2 storeys. Long symmetrical 16-window front with
chamfered timber eaves brackets. Narrow front doors with integral rectangular
fanlights and slate-hung reveals under slated porch canopies carried on timber
brackets. 1-, 2- and 3-light casements, 2 panes per light, with slate-hung reveals
and bullnose brick sills. Nos 3-6 inclusive retain their original fenestration and
front doors, no. 2 has original glazing to the first floor only and a replaced front
door, no. 1 has C20 glazing and a C20 front door.
Interior not inspected.
The cottages were probably associated with Dunsland Cross railway station on the
Halwill to Bude line, opened 1879.

Listing NGR: SS4046702800

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