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The Retreat

A Grade II Listed Building in Bigbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2992 / 50°17'57"N

Longitude: -3.8738 / 3°52'25"W

OS Eastings: 266644

OS Northings: 46036

OS Grid: SX666460

Mapcode National: GBR QB.JLN5

Mapcode Global: FRA 28S7.LPG

Entry Name: The Retreat

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108096

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99600

Location: Bigbury, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Bigbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bigbury St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 64 NE
The Retreat


Detached cottage, formerly two. C18. Limewashed rubble, thatched roof. In two
sections, lower ridge line to right; this section possibly former farm unit
attached to house. Two storeys; 2 + 2 windows irregularly spaced. Ground floor
has two 2-light to wood lintols, to left of C20 glazed door under thatched hood,
then two wide-spaced 2-light, all these are small pane casements. First floor
has 2 + 2 small 2-light casements, one horizontal bar, to slight eyebrow
dormers. Large external stack to left, and ridge stack at change in ridge
level: both raised in smaller square section. Back has C20 extensions, not of
special interest, under three 2-light casements, and a swept down section.
Interior not accessible, bressumer fire reported at right end.

Listing NGR: SX6664446036

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

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