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Thorpe Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Clawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.768 / 50°46'4"N

Longitude: -4.3367 / 4°20'12"W

OS Eastings: 235319

OS Northings: 99089

OS Grid: SX353990

Mapcode National: GBR NM.0V7F

Mapcode Global: FRA 17T1.SDC

Entry Name: Thorpe Cottage

Listing Date: 9 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90667

Location: Clawton, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Clawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Clawton St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


3/12 Thorpe Cottage


Small cottage. Probably C17 origins. Colourwashed rendered cob with corrugated iron
roof, formerly thatched, axial stack at left end, single-storey front left addition.
The cottage may originally have been part of the hall of a large C17 house which was
divided into a row of 4 cottages probably in the C18. Alternatively, it may have
been 1 of a row of small C17 cottages. Single depth plan, 1-room wide with a kitchen
in the single-storey front addition.
2 storey and single storey. Asymmetrical 2-window front entered on the front at the
left through the single-storey addition. Two 2-light C20 casements under timber
lintels, similar first floor casement.
Interior Open fireplace partly blocked.
No access to roofspace at time of survey (1985) but roof trusses may be of interest.
One of a row of 4 cottages facing the main road through Clawton.

Listing NGR: SX3531999089

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

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