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Deer's Leap deer's Leap Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton St Cyres, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7678 / 50°46'4"N

Longitude: -3.5928 / 3°35'33"W

OS Eastings: 287775

OS Northings: 97682

OS Grid: SX877976

Mapcode National: GBR QR.WSQZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 37C1.VJ9

Plus Code: 9C2RQC94+4V

Entry Name: Deer's Leap deer's Leap Cottage

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107043

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96407

Location: Newton St. Cyres, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Newton St. Cyres

Built-Up Area: Newton St Cyres

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Newton St Cyres St Cyr and St Julitta

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Former farmhouse, now 2 cottages. Early C17, possibly earlier. Plastered
cob on rubble plinth; stone and brick stacks; thatched roof. Traditional
3-room and through passage plan with inner room to right (now Deer's Leap Cottage). Roof hipped to right, half-hipped to left. Now 2-storeys
throughout plus 3 window front. Massive plastered volcanic stone stack
projects from hall to front (north-west). Apparently C19 stacks on rear
wall serving outer rooms. Passage door left of stack. Irregular
fenestration of C19 and C20 iron and wooden casements. Service room at
lower end with C17 axial beam supported on end wall by carved post. Oak
post-and-panel screen on lower passage side. Large C17 hall fireplace of
volcanic stone with oak lintel (chamfered with scroll stops). Rear hall
wall with C17 oak window of 2-lights and chamfered mullions. Original
framing exposed on first floor.

Listing NGR: SX8777597682

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