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Row of 4 Cottages Including Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Merton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8909 / 50°53'27"N

Longitude: -4.0935 / 4°5'36"W

OS Eastings: 252856

OS Northings: 112243

OS Grid: SS528122

Mapcode National: GBR KP.S2V8

Mapcode Global: FRA 269R.C2M

Entry Name: Row of 4 Cottages Including Post Office

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91770

Location: Merton, Torridge, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Merton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Merton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MERTON MERTON
SS 5212
22/155 Row of 4 cottages including Post
- Office

GV II

Row of 4 estate cottages. Mid-later C19. Stone rubble walls. Hipped slate roof. 2
large axial stone ashlar stacks.
Plan: Four 2-room plan cottages, each apparently with one larger heated room and
smaller service room.
Exterior: Symmetrical 7 window front with mainly original fenestration. 2-light
casements apart from two 4-light casements at centre both of which appear to be
shared by 2 cottages, and a 3-light casement to the right of each porch. Above each
window is a dressed stone flat arch and hoodmould over. 4 identical, regularly
spaced stone gabled porches with decorative bargeboards and stone arches with
keystones. Behind each is a C19 4-panelled door apart from a C20 glazed door to the
right-hand cottage.
Interior: not inspected.
The cottages were built by the Clinton Estate.


Listing NGR: SS5285612243

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