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The Shieling

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton Poppleford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7001 / 50°42'0"N

Longitude: -3.2934 / 3°17'36"W

OS Eastings: 308755

OS Northings: 89736

OS Grid: SY087897

Mapcode National: GBR P7.4J74

Mapcode Global: FRA 37Z7.BR9

Entry Name: The Shieling

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141375

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352409

Location: Newton Poppleford and Harpford, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Newton Poppleford and Harpford

Built-Up Area: Newton Poppleford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Newton Poppleford St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

5/87 AND HARPFORD Newton Poppleford
11.11.52 The Shieling


Small cottage, possibly an agricultural outbuilding originally. Late C18-early C19,
reorganised and modernised in late C19. Plastered exterior comprising brick to
first floor with cob-nogged framing at first floor level, brick stacks and thatch
A 2-room plan cottage facing north and built onto the right (western) end of an
early C16 house later subdivided and now occupied by The Old Bakery (q.v.) and Ham
Cottage (q.v.) The rooms were served by end stacks with that to right projecting.
The rooms have now been knocked into one room. Late C19 rear block projecting at
right angles. 2 storeys.
Nearly symmetrical 2-window front of C19 and C20 casements with glazing bars.
Roughly central front doorway now contains a C20 glazed door and contemporary hipped
and thatched hood. Roof is hipped to right and continuous with Ham Cottage
adjoining to left.
Interior shows plain carpentry detail and the oldest joinery detail is late C19 e.g.
the stairs. Roof of main block replaced circa 1970.

Listing NGR: SY0875589736

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

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