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Cooksworthy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9217 / 50°55'18"N

Longitude: -4.0558 / 4°3'21"W

OS Eastings: 255597

OS Northings: 115598

OS Grid: SS555155

Mapcode National: GBR KR.Q6B3

Mapcode Global: FRA 26DN.V0D

Plus Code: 9C2QWWCV+MM

Entry Name: Cooksworthy Cottage

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91628

Location: Beaford, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Beaford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Beaford All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 55 15
20/9 Cooksworthy Cottage (formerly
- known as Hooksworthy Cottage)


House. Early to mid C18 with late C19 addition and late C20 addition and minor
alterations. Rendered, the C18 work said to be cob and the additions probably
coursed stone rubble. Thatched roof with gable ends.
Plan and development: C18 two-room plan with external end stack to north-west and
small unheated room to south-east. C19 one-room addition to south-east with integral
end stack and further late C20 addition beyond that. Two storeys.
Exterior: Facing south-west. Three-window front, mainly 2-and 3-light C19 wooden
casements, except for C18 ground-floor wooden casements to left with small panes.
Blocked doorway between first and second windows from left, formerly centre of C18
cottage, replaced by late C20 circular window. Projecting bread oven with monopitch
slate roof in angle to rear of left-hand end stack. C20 lean-to porch to rear.
Interior: Division between ground-floor rooms removed in late C20. Open fireplace
to left with plain wooden lintel. Old boarded door to rear. Wooden winder staircase
in right-hand rear corner.

Listing NGR: SS5559715598

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