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The Retreat

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Nympton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9991 / 50°59'56"N

Longitude: -3.7707 / 3°46'14"W

OS Eastings: 275845

OS Northings: 123683

OS Grid: SS758236

Mapcode National: GBR L4.K6LF

Mapcode Global: FRA 26ZG.YL2

Plus Code: 9C2RX6XH+JP

Entry Name: The Retreat

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107267

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97571

Location: Bishop's Nympton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Bishop's Nympton

Built-Up Area: Bishop's Nympton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Nympton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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House. Probably C17 or earlier in origins, C20 renovations. Plastered rubble and
cob; thatched roof, hipped at ends; right end stack.
Plan: Single depth 2 room plan at the front with an entrance between the rooms.
Details of plan not clear on survey (1987) as interior not inspected.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2 window front with an approximately central front
door flanked by C19 or C20 timber casements with glazing bars, 1 first floor
Interior: Not inspected but may be of interest and could necessitate revising the
suggested dating. The roof may also be of interest.
On a corner site in the centre of the village.

Listing NGR: SS7584423680

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