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Latitude: 50.674 / 50°40'26"N
Longitude: -3.8396 / 3°50'22"W
OS Eastings: 270109
OS Northings: 87648
OS Grid: SX701876
Mapcode National: GBR QB.YWZF
Mapcode Global: FRA 27V9.7Z4
Entry Name: No 5 Including Garden Railings to South-West
Listing Date: 16 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106155
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94689
Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Chagford
Built-Up Area: Chagford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 7087 CHAGFORD SOUTHCOMBE STREET, Chagford
6/160 No 5 including garden railings to
House. Late C16 - early C17. Plastered granite stone rubble; granite stack with
plastered brick chimney shaft; slate roof (formerly thatch).
Plan: 2-room plan cottage facing south-west. It is parallel to but set back from
the street. It is a conversion of part of a 3-room-and-through-passage plan hall
house. The inner room, at the left end, is now the entrance lobby. The hall, now
the sitting room contains the C20 staircase, and has an axial stack backing onto the
site of the former passage, now a small room. The service end crosswing has been
divided off and is now Orchard Cottage (q.v). 2 storeys.
Exterior: irregular 3-window front includes one C19 casement with glazing bars, the
rest replaced with PVC casements circa 1980. Present front door near the left end
contains a C20 door and contemporary shingle-roofed porch. Roof is gable-ended.
Interior. The basic fabric, as far as can be seen, is late C16 - early C17. The
partition between the hall and entrance lobby (former inner room) is an oak plank-
and-muntin screeen; the muntins chamfered with straight cut stops. Hall has a
soffit-chamfered and straight cut stopped axial beam. The fireplace is blocked by a
C20 grate. Roof of clean uncollared true cruck trusses.
The front garden is enclosed by a late C19 granite rubble wall with ashlar coping
surmounted by cast iron spear railings. A granite ashlar corner post has a pyramid
Listing NGR: SX7010987648
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