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Chown Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6774 / 50°40'38"N

Longitude: -3.4003 / 3°24'1"W

OS Eastings: 301158

OS Northings: 87345

OS Grid: SY011873

Mapcode National: GBR P4.8Z52

Mapcode Global: FRA 37R9.53F

Plus Code: 9C2RMHGX+WV

Entry Name: Chown Cottages

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146558

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88636

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Built-Up Area: Woodbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury with Exton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/123 Nos. 1 & 2, Chown Cottages
- II

Pair of cottages, formerly a single dwelling. C17 with later alterations.
Roughcast cob on stone footings; hipped thatched roof. Probably a 2-room (possibly
a 3-room) through-passage plan house; axial stack heats right-hand room, with
former newel stair to rear; left-hand (service end) room, heated by rear lateral
external stack, with off-sets. 2 storeys.
Front: 4 window range, two 2-light and 2 single-light casement windows to 1st
floor, probably all C19; blocked door (possibly opposing rear door to No.2); four
4-light casement windows, C19, 3 with external shutters, and a C20 single-light
Rear: late C20 slated brick leantos. A small 2-light window probably marks stairs;
another, larger 2-light casement window. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SY0117387433

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