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Elm Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Clawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.768 / 50°46'4"N

Longitude: -4.3367 / 4°20'12"W

OS Eastings: 235319

OS Northings: 99094

OS Grid: SX353990

Mapcode National: GBR NM.0V7D

Mapcode Global: FRA 17T1.SDC

Plus Code: 9C2QQM97+68

Entry Name: Elm Cottage

Listing Date: 9 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90666

Location: Clawton, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Clawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Clawton St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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3/11 Elm Cottage

Small cottage. Probably C17 origins. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone rubble
footings, corrugated iron roof over thatch gabled at right end, right gable end
projecting stack with bread oven.
The cottage may originally have been the kitchen end of a large C17 house which was
divided into a row of 4 cottages, probably in the C18. Alternatively, it may have
been 1 of a row of 4 C17 single-cell cottages. 1-room cottage with a service room in
a rear lean-to.
2 storeys. 1-window asymmetrical front with front door to the left and 2 C19 3-light
casements, 6 panes per light, all windows have external shutters.
Interior Open fireplace to hall with cloam oven. Roofspace not inspected but may
be of interest.
One of a row of 4 cottages facing the main road through Clawston, Elm Cottage has an
exterior little altered since the C19.

Listing NGR: SX3531999094

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