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Latitude: 50.7116 / 50°42'41"N
Longitude: -3.8948 / 3°53'41"W
OS Eastings: 266313
OS Northings: 91931
OS Grid: SX663919
Mapcode National: GBR Q8.HF8F
Mapcode Global: FRA 27Q6.BFY
Entry Name: Spring Cottage
Listing Date: 4 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106032
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94992
Location: South Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX20
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: South Tawton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: South Tawton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 69 SE SOUTH TAWTON EAST WEEK
4/195 Spring Cottage
Cottage. Probably late C18 - early C19, reusing a C16 or C17 wall. Granite stone
rubble with large roughly-dressed quoins; granite stack with granite ashlar
chimneyshaft; slate roof, formerly thatch.
Plan: small 1-room plan cottage built down the hillslope facing south-east. Gable-
end stack on downhill left end. In fact the right gable-end wall is the end wall of
a former shippon belonging to an adjoining longhouse, now converted to Pumpy Cottage
(q.v.). 2 storeys with C20 service outshots to rear.
Exterior: 1-window front of C20 casements with glazing bars. Wide doorway to right
contains a C20 plank door in an earlier solid frame behind a stone rubble porch.
Roof is gable-ended.
Interior not inspected.
East Week is a straggling hamlet which contains several other attractive listed
Listing NGR: SX6631391931
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