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Latitude: 50.3427 / 50°20'33"N
Longitude: -4.0329 / 4°1'58"W
OS Eastings: 255446
OS Northings: 51178
OS Grid: SX554511
Mapcode National: GBR Q2.2V8F
Mapcode Global: FRA 28F4.BP9
Entry Name: Mud Bank Cottage
Listing Date: 19 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107824
English Heritage Legacy ID: 100297
Location: Brixton, South Hams, Devon, PL8
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Brixton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX 55 SE BRIXTON WINSTONE LANE
Mud Bank Cottage
Cottage on creekside. Circa early C19. Stone rubble. Thatched roof with hipped and
gabled ends. One and half storeys. Two window range. C19 two-light casements with
chamfered frames. First floor in small gabled dormers through the eaves. Central
plank door. Flat stone arches to ground floor openings. Large stone chimney stack
at gable end, and another at rear. Single storey rear outshot and C20 lean-to at
south west end.
Originally built as a fishing-house and situated by a dam which was constructed, at
the head of a creek on the estuary of the River Yealm, to form a lake in the
landscaped park of Kitley House by G.S. Repton in Yealmpton parish qv.
Reference: Country Life October 7th 1939 pages 362-367.
Listing NGR: SX5544651178
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