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Coplett's Cottage and the Mole Hole

A Grade II Listed Building in South Pool, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2493 / 50°14'57"N

Longitude: -3.719 / 3°43'8"W

OS Eastings: 277537

OS Northings: 40221

OS Grid: SX775402

Mapcode National: GBR QK.SXYX

Mapcode Global: FRA 383C.LYS

Entry Name: Coplett's Cottage and the Mole Hole

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108439

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100839

Location: South Pool, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: South Pool

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: South Pool St Nicholas and St Cyriac

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 74 SE
6/142 Coplett's Cottage and The Mole Hole
Pair of cottages. Probably late C17 or early C18 with C19 or early C20 additions.
Plastered rubble walls incorporating some cob. Gable ended slate roof. Rendered
rubble stack with brick shaft at left end, brick stack on rubble base at right
gable end.
Plan: may have originated as one 2-room plan house with a fireplace at each end.
Divided into 2 cottages in the late C19 or early C20 when rear outshuts were
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 1 : 2 window front. On the 1st floor to right and centre are 20-pane sashes, the right-hand one is circa late C18. To the left is a 24-pane sash of the same date. On ground floor to right is a C19 small-paned casement window. To its left is a C20 stable-type door under a slate hood to the Mole Hole. Coplett's Cottage to left has a late C18 or early C19 horizontal sliding sash with an early C2O 4-pane sash to its right. Doorway is at the rear of the house.
Interior: has rough unsubstantial beams and a rough chamfered wood lintel to the
fireplace in Coplett's Cottage.

Listing NGR: SX7753740221

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

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