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A Grade II Listed Building in Bow, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8013 / 50°48'4"N

Longitude: -3.8203 / 3°49'13"W

OS Eastings: 271823

OS Northings: 101778

OS Grid: SS718017

Mapcode National: GBR L2.YS0C

Mapcode Global: FRA 26WZ.9HX

Plus Code: 9C2RR52H+GV

Entry Name: Wilhay

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107007

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96524

Location: Bow, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Bow

Built-Up Area: Bow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bow (or Nymet Tracey) with Broad Nymet

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Building Thatched cottage

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SS 70 SW

BOW (north side)


Cottage. Probably late C18/early C19. Plastered cob on rubble footings; cob or
rubble stack topped with C20 brick; thatched roof.
2-room plan cottage facing south with central entrance and staircase. Large stack
projecting from right (east) end and C20 single-storey lean-to service extension on
left (west) end. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front of C20 casements with
glazing bars and central C20 door with contemporary monopitch and glass-roofed
porch. High pitch roof is hipped to left and late C19 eaves gutter on iron
Interior shows little internal carpentry. Large neatly-squared crossbeam in larger
right room and large cob and rubble fireplace with plain oak lintel. Roof not
inspected. The cottage has strong townscape value being the first house in Bow
Village from the west.

Listing NGR: SS7182301778

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