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Virginia Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Harberton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.4152 / 50°24'54"N

Longitude: -3.7217 / 3°43'18"W

OS Eastings: 277770

OS Northings: 58679

OS Grid: SX777586

Mapcode National: GBR QK.G9L5

Mapcode Global: FRA 372Y.RVC

Entry Name: Virginia Cottage

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101328

Location: Harberton, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Harberton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Harberton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

14/424 Virginia Cottage


Small house. Circa 1840-50 remodelling of an earlier house. Local slate
rubble with red brick window dressings. Rendered left end and rear walls
and slate hung right hand end wall. Projecting gable end chimney stacks
with set offs. The massive right hand end stack is slate hung and probably
incorporates some of the stack of an adjoining building which has been
demolished. Moulded cast iron gutter with lion masks to the joints.
Plan: Appears to be double depth plan house with two principal front rooms
with central entrance stair hall, and probably with smaller service rooms at
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window range. All original openings with
red brick cambered arches and jambs and slate cills. Original 16-pane
sashes retaining their crown glass. Centre first floor window is also
iriginal but narrow 8-pane sash and probably the stair window. Central
doorway with C20 slate rubble porch with lean-to slate roof. C20 casements
at rear.
Interior not inspected but might contain C19 features.

Listing NGR: SX7777158677

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

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