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Church Gate Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton St. Petrock, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8875 / 50°53'14"N

Longitude: -4.2597 / 4°15'35"W

OS Eastings: 241151

OS Northings: 112211

OS Grid: SS411122

Mapcode National: GBR KG.SGNW

Mapcode Global: FRA 16ZR.D9L

Plus Code: 9C2QVPPR+X4

Entry Name: Church Gate Cottage

Listing Date: 8 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91605

Location: Newton St. Petrock, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Newton St. Petrock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Newton St Petrock

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Small house. Probably early C16 remodelled in C17. Whitened rubble walls with some
cob. Gable-ended scantle slate roof. Plastered rubble stack at left gable-end with
brick shaft; rendered rubble rear lateral stack also with brick shaft.
Plan: 2-room plan, right-hand room heated by rear lateral fireplace, the other room
by an end stack. These are probably insertions into an open hall heated by a
central hearth. C18 barn addition at left-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front of 2-light C20 casements - 1st
floor central window is a wide 3-light casement only one pane high. Below it is a
C20 glazed gabled porch with plank and glazed door behind. From the central almost
to the left-hand end the front wall projects slightly. Lower C18 barn at left end
with doorway to right and double garage doors at the centre, beyond it is a lower
Interior: left-hand room has partly filled-in fireplace with chamfered and run-out
stopped wooden lintel and cloam oven. Large open fireplace in right-hand room has
dressed stone jambs with chamfered wooden lintel and cloam oven. Rough closely-
spaced ceiling beams.
Roof structure consists of 3 original raised crucks with collars halved on and
trenched purlins, access to the roof was limited but the right-hand truss appears to
be black.

Listing NGR: SS4115112211

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