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Latitude: 50.9588 / 50°57'31"N
Longitude: -3.8763 / 3°52'34"W
OS Eastings: 268320
OS Northings: 119379
OS Grid: SS683193
Mapcode National: GBR KZ.MXGX
Mapcode Global: FRA 26RK.ZM0
Entry Name: Ladybird Cottage
Listing Date: 25 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106667
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97348
Location: King's Nympton, North Devon, Devon, EX37
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: King's Nympton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Kingsnympton St James the Apostle
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 61 NE
THE SQUARE, KINGS NYMPTON
Cottage. Probably late C18. Painted roughcast rendered stone rubble to first floor,
cob above. Thatch roof, hipped at left end with rendered cob stack, half-hipped at
right end. Rendered brick stack to rear right-hand room.
Plan: Former 2-room and central passage plan, much altered in C20 when the front
doorway was blocked and entry made at right end, left-hand passage partition removed
and staircase replaced. The right-hand room was probably originally unheated, the
brick stack added apparently in late C19 or early C20, when a small kitchen outshut
was built at the rear, the stack heating both room and outshut.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Entrance at right end has single 2-light casement 6 panes per
light on each floor to right of C20 stone porch with gabled roof. Single 12-paned
sash above C20 window to left of former front entrance.
Interior: entirely altered in C20. Fireplace to left-hand room has rough chamfered
timber lintel with diagonal stops. Feet of rough roof principals suggest late C18
roof structure intact.
Listing NGR: SS6832019379
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