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Ivy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Monkokehampton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8312 / 50°49'52"N

Longitude: -4.0142 / 4°0'51"W

OS Eastings: 258248

OS Northings: 105450

OS Grid: SS582054

Mapcode National: GBR KS.WYQY

Mapcode Global: FRA 26GW.ZYC

Plus Code: 9C2QRXJP+F8

Entry Name: Ivy Cottage

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93322

Location: Monkokehampton, West Devon, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Monkokehampton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Monkokehampton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 50 NE
4/208 Ivy Cottage
Pair of cottages, originally one house. Circa mid C17, possibly extended in C18
with C19 and C20 additions. Rendered cob walls. Thatch roof gabled to left end
hipped to right. Projecting rendered rubble stack at left gable end with brick
shaft, similar rear lateral stack.
Plan: originally probably 2 room plan, left-hand room heated by end stack, right-
hand one by rear lateral stack. At the right end is a further unheated room,
divided from the others by a thick wall which is either an original service room or
was added in the C18. Single storey C19 and C20 single storey rear additions.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front of C20 2 and 3-light casements,
the ground floor ones have small panes apart from the right-hand one which is later
C20 and larger. C20 stable-type door towards left-hand end. Door to right-hand
Cottage is in thatched roof outshut at rear. C20 1 storey addition adjoin it to the
Interior: right-hand cottage has open fireplace with wide chamfered lintel.
Chamfered unstopped ceiling beam. The left-hand cottage has a fireplace with
chamfered wooden lintel which has run-out stops. Small 1st floor fireplace has
chamfered and hollow step-stopped wooden lintel. Ceiling beams on ground floor are
also chamfered with hollow step stops.
Roof: roof space inacessible but feet of straight principals are visible on 1st
floor and one is supported at the rear on a tall wooden post.

Listing NGR: SS5824805450

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