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Start Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Slapton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2917 / 50°17'30"N

Longitude: -3.6736 / 3°40'24"W

OS Eastings: 280880

OS Northings: 44865

OS Grid: SX808448

Mapcode National: GBR QN.33X4

Mapcode Global: FRA 3868.6N7

Entry Name: Start Cottage

Listing Date: 25 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99909

Location: Slapton, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Slapton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Slapton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX84SW Start Cottage

House. Circa late C17 or early C18. Plastered stone rubble and probably
cob. Asbestos tile roof with gabled ends. Gable end stacks, the right
hand with short later brick shaft, left hand stack truncated.
Plan: Situated at angle to road. 2-room plan with entrance to right of
centre probably to a cross or through passsage with porch at front. The
large left hand room at the lower end was probably the kitchen. Adjoining
at the back to left, a C20 bungalow in separate ownership.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window range. First floor 2 small
circa early C19 2-light casements with glazing bars. Ground floor 2 large
late C19 or C20 3-light casements with glazing bars; all with wooden
lintels. To right of centre a large rendered (cob?) porch with scantle
slate roof, the gable weatherboarded and with C20 plank door; the inner door
was not inspected. C19 2-light first floor casement on right hand gable
Adjoining at back to right a C20 bungalow.
Interior not accessible at time of survey 1988.

Listing NGR: SX8088044865

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

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