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Hildons Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bow, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8017 / 50°48'5"N

Longitude: -3.8182 / 3°49'5"W

OS Eastings: 271969

OS Northings: 101809

OS Grid: SS719018

Mapcode National: GBR L2.YSML

Mapcode Global: FRA 26WZ.B96

Entry Name: Hildons Cottage

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107010

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96529

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

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Listing Text

BOW BOW (north side)
SS 70 SW
2/16 Hildons Cottage


2 cottages, originally 1 house. Early-mid C18, modernised in late C19. Plastered
cob and rubble; stone rubble or cob stacks topped with C19 and C20 brick; thatch
2 adjoining 2-room plan cottages facing south with a carriageway through the
building at right (east) end with a small bedchamber over. Right cottage has 2 rear
lateral stacks and left cottage has axial stack between the 2 rooms. 2 storeys.
Irregular 4-window front comprising a variety of late C19 and C20 casements with
glazing bars and a late C19 and C20 casements with glazing bars and a late C19
canted bay window containing horned large-pane sashes with glazing bars set in
approximate centre. To left of bay window is part-glazed late C19 door to left
cottage originally the main door when Hildons was a single house. Right cottage is
entered through late C19 plank double doors to carriageway and by former service
door inside passage.
Interior: is mainly the result of late C19 modernisation but some C18 joinery
remains and more C18 features are probably hidden. Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS7195601805

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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