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Langdown Cross Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in South Tawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7548 / 50°45'17"N

Longitude: -3.8784 / 3°52'42"W

OS Eastings: 267598

OS Northings: 96704

OS Grid: SX675967

Mapcode National: GBR Q8.DZCN

Mapcode Global: FRA 27R2.YPL

Plus Code: 9C2RQ43C+WM

Entry Name: Langdown Cross Cottages

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94994

Location: South Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

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

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2 cottages. Probably late C18-early C19. Local stone rubble with larger and more
neatly dressed quoins and some plastered cob on wall tops; stone rubble stack topped
with brick; thatch roof.
Plan: pair of contemporary 2-room plan cottages, facing south-east, each a mirror
plan of the other. Each has an outer entrance into a small unheated room. Larger
inner rooms are heated by central axial stack serving back-to-back fireplaces. 2
storeys with maybe secondary outshots to rear.
Exterior: symmetrical 4-window front of C20 replacement casements with glazing bars.
Doorway at each end; both contain C20 doors behind contemporary gabled porches.
Roof is half-hipped each end.
Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX6759896704

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