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5, 6 and 7

A Grade II Listed Building in Shobrooke, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8006 / 50°48'2"N

Longitude: -3.6085 / 3°36'30"W

OS Eastings: 286742

OS Northings: 101348

OS Grid: SS867013

Mapcode National: GBR LB.YZLP

Mapcode Global: FRA 36BZ.80X

Plus Code: 9C2RR92R+6H

Entry Name: 5, 6 and 7

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96426

Location: Shobrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Shobrooke

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Shobrooke St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/74 Nos. 5, 6 and 7
- II
Row of 3 cottages. Formerly house and cottage. Late C16 - early C17 divided and
extended in late C18 or C19, and C20 extensions. Plastered cob with rubble
footings; extensions of cob and brick; cob, volcanic stone and brick stacks, all
topped with C19 and C20 brick; thatched roof. Long narrow building facing road to
south. Original 3 room and through passage plan with inner room downhill to right.
Now 2-storeys. Large plastered projecting lateral stack to front of hall (No. 6)
and formerly gable end stacks each side. Service end (No. 5) extended 1 room in
late C18 - early C19 built with brick and rubble. Inner room (No. 7) extended with
2-storey cob block with hipped roof set back from main block with large rear stack
(probably separate cottage originally) and further extended in C20 with single room
under thatched roof. Main block has irregular 5-window front of C19 and C20
casements. 2 first floor windows at left end retain small, leaded, diamond-panes
in 2- and 3-light frames. Door to No. 6 into through passage. Door to No. 7
behind slate-roofed porch in 2 window front of adjoining wing. Interior of main
block has few early features exposed but side-pegged jointed cruck roof in No. 6.
Rear outshuts are C20 and of no interest.

Listing NGR: SS8674201348

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