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White Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Strete, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3197 / 50°19'10"N

Longitude: -3.6147 / 3°36'52"W

OS Eastings: 285145

OS Northings: 47886

OS Grid: SX851478

Mapcode National: GBR QR.M70X

Mapcode Global: FRA 3896.5L1

Entry Name: White Cottage

Listing Date: 25 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107951

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100023

Location: Strete, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Strete

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Strete St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX84NE White Cottage


Cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18 with C18 or C19 outshut and C20
extension at rear. Painted local slate rubble. Thatched roof, half hipped
at left end and gabled at right end, now swept down over outshut. The
thatch is also carried down over the rear extension. Painted stone rubble
stack at left hand end with short shaft with weathering.
Plan: Small 1-room plan 2-storey cottage backing onto the road and heated
from stack at the right hand west end, and with a newel staircase at the
front right hand corner. In circa late C18 or C19 a single storey outshut
was built at the right hand end. On the north front there is a large C20
Exterior: 1 storey and attic. Asymmetrical elevation to the road was
originally the back and has a window to left of centre with C20 casement.
the right hand (east) end has C20 casement on ground and first floors and
C20 glazed door to left. The outshut at the left (west) end has a C20
glazed door to left. On the north front a large C20 rendered extension with
a thatched catslide roof.
Interior: Only the ground storey was inspected, the ceiling has rough
chamfered joists and the fireplace is blocked. There is a wooden newel

Listing NGR: SX8514547886

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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