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No 2 Venton Cottages and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Weare Giffard, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9855 / 50°59'7"N

Longitude: -4.1613 / 4°9'40"W

OS Eastings: 248391

OS Northings: 122900

OS Grid: SS483229

Mapcode National: GBR KL.L9LR

Mapcode Global: FRA 265H.W1P

Plus Code: 9C2QXRPQ+5F

Entry Name: No 2 Venton Cottages and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105112

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91546

Location: Weare Giffard, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Weare Giffard

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Weare Giffard Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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No 2 Venton Cottages
and attached outbuilding
Two dwellings, now house and attached outbuilding. Mid/late C17. Roughcast
stone and cob; hipped and gabled artificial slate roof; C20 brick ridge stack.
3-unit plan with cross passage to left of central hall. 2 storeys; 3-window
range. C20 porch and door to left. Flat arches over late C19/C20 two-light
casements. Interior: chamfered and plain beams to ground floor; C18 plank
door with sneck latch to rear of passage. C17 A-frame roof with lap-jointed
collars and ridge purlin set into notched apexes. Subsidiary features:
2-storey C17 outbuilding, formerly a separate dwelling, attached to right. Of
roughcast stone and cob with corrugated iron roof. C20 metal door. Rear wall
has C19 metal door. Interior: C17 three-bay A-frame roof with lap-jointed
collars and ridge purlin set into notched apex. First-floor beams have been
removed; C17 fireplace on right end wall of first floor has wattle and daub
hood resting on plain corbelled bressummer.

Listing NGR: SS4839122900

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