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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Fremington, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0716 / 51°4'17"N

Longitude: -4.122 / 4°7'19"W

OS Eastings: 251431

OS Northings: 132391

OS Grid: SS514323

Mapcode National: GBR KN.DTW3

Mapcode Global: FRA 2679.5Z4

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107621

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98741

Location: Fremington, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Fremington

Built-Up Area: Fremington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Fremington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 53 SW
2/36 The Old Cottage
House. Early C17, extended to rear in C20. Rendered stone and cob. Asbestos
slate roof. Stack at left gable end and axial rubble stack with tapered cap.
3-room former through-passage plan, the rear doorway now blocked, with the hall
stack backing onto the passage. C20 2-storey extension to rear left end forming
overall L-shaped plan.
2 storeys. 3-window range C20 3-light casements, those to right have diamond
leaded panes. Ground floor has gabled porch with slate roof. 6-panelled door, the
upper panels glazed. 2-light window to right, 2 panes per light and a 3-light
casements, 4 panes per light, one 2-light casement 6 panes per light and a 2-light
window 2 panes per light to left.
Interior: Plank and muntin screen between hall and inner room, 6 panels wide, the
muntins and headrail chamfered on hall side, with doorway at right end with renewed
timber surround. Ceiling beams renewed, some original joists. Single raised cruck
truss forming closed partition over hall/inner room, with some renewed timber.
Trenched purlins and ridge purlin. No sign of smoke-blackening. Remaining roof
structure replaced in C20.

Listing NGR: SS5143132391

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