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Lower Westcott Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Cullompton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.832 / 50°49'55"N

Longitude: -3.3941 / 3°23'38"W

OS Eastings: 301916

OS Northings: 104534

OS Grid: ST019045

Mapcode National: GBR LM.WZY3

Mapcode Global: FRA 36SW.TRV

Entry Name: Lower Westcott Cottages

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95328

Location: Cullompton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX15

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Cullompton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cullompton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CULLOMPTON WESTCOTT
ST 00 SW
8/138 Lower Westcott Cottages
-
- II
2 dwellings, formerly a single farmhouse. C16 with later alterations. Cob, stone
plinth, plastered, under gabled-end slate roof. Originally a 3-room, through-passage
plan, the higher-end to the right of the passage. End stacks, that to the right
external, with an external front lateral stack with 2 paired set-offs, heating hall.
Brick shafts to all. 2 storeys.
Front: 4-window range; 2- and 3-light C19 casement windows to 1st floor;, the front
of the former parlour is now largely obscured by a C19 brick and rubble extension
with attached C20 conservatory. C19 casement windows to ground floor, with rough
open timber porch to former passage entrance.
Rear: stair turret with ovolo-moulded 2-light window; C19 and C20 rear extensions.
Interior: both passage screens survive, that to the left-hand side chamfered and
pegged, that to the right unchamfered and grooved, with a later 2-light internal
window inserted; rough axial beam to lower-end room; blocked rear window to hall;
large fireplace, roughly worked; large cross beam between hall and parlour partly
visible. The bases of 2 crucks survive but have apparently been sawn off below the
level of the collar; it is reported that these fragments are not smoke-blackened.
No.2 (the parlour) not inspected internally.


Listing NGR: ST0191604534

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