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Riverton Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Swimbridge, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0547 / 51°3'16"N

Longitude: -3.9421 / 3°56'31"W

OS Eastings: 263979

OS Northings: 130163

OS Grid: SS639301

Mapcode National: GBR KW.FZ0D

Mapcode Global: FRA 26MB.J05

Plus Code: 9C3R3335+V4

Entry Name: Riverton Cottage

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98708

ID on this website: 101107645

Location: Kerscott, North Devon, EX32

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Swimbridge

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Swimbridge St James the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Riverton Cottage


House. Probably late Cl7. C20 alterations. Painted rendered stone and cob.
Half-hipped thatch roof. 2 tall lateral stacks to rear with offsets, bread oven
projections and brick shafts. Original plan obscured by conversion of house into 2
cottages and later returned to single dwelling. 2 storeys. Virtually symmetrical
facade with 5-window range with eyebrow dormers. C19/C20 2-light casements 2 panes
per light. Ground floor windows have timber lintels. Hipped thatch roof to central
porch. C20 lean-to extension at right end. Single crossed ovolo-moulded beams to
room to left of entrance.

Listing NGR: SS6397930163

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