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A Grade II Listed Building in Bigbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2993 / 50°17'57"N

Longitude: -3.8736 / 3°52'25"W

OS Eastings: 266654

OS Northings: 46051

OS Grid: SX666460

Mapcode National: GBR QB.JLP6

Mapcode Global: FRA 28S7.LQJ

Entry Name: Turtlefields

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Last Amended: 25 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99601

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
25.1.67 (previously listed as
Turtle Farm House)

- II

Detached cottage. C18. Rendered, thatched roof. Asymmetrical front to former
cross-passage L-plan, but with bay added to left. Two storeys, 3 windows; outer
bays have 2-light casements with horizontal bars, middle bay 3-light, all these
C19 but ground floor centre is deeper than remainder, probably later. Between
bays 2 and 3, centred on original front, a plank door on 3 steps, under thatched
hood. Gable stack, left, and ridge stack, left of centre bay; stack at right
end has been cut back. Former back wing also cut back. Interior has rebuilt
fireplace to large stone lintel to centre room, chamfered joists; a second
bressumer fire, right. New staircase. One timber framed wall at first floor,
right end. Roof not seen.

Listing NGR: SX6665446051

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

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