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Bank Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chawleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8953 / 50°53'43"N

Longitude: -3.8314 / 3°49'52"W

OS Eastings: 271300

OS Northings: 112246

OS Grid: SS713122

Mapcode National: GBR L1.RWQN

Mapcode Global: FRA 26VQ.Z0T

Entry Name: Bank Cottage

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95518

Location: Chawleigh, Mid Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Chawleigh

Built-Up Area: Chawleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chawleigh St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHAWLEIGH CHAWLEIGH
SS 71 SW
2/47 Bank Cottage
GV II

Cottage. Mid C17, refurbished in late C19. Plastered cob on rubble footings, most
of front rebuilt with blocks of local rubble rougly laid to courses and exposed;
similar stone rubble stack topped with C19 brick; thatch roof and slate to service
addition.
Cottage faces south-west. Original main block has 2-room plan with larger right
(south-eastern) room served by projecting end stack. Single storey porch and
service room added in late C19 around right front corner. C20 outshot on left end
Main block is 2 storeys with irregular 2-window front of late C19 casements with
glazing bars. Ground floor windows are larger with segmental arches over. Roof is
gable-ended. Door at right end of front behind late C19 plastered rubble and
slate-roofed extension and includes late C19 glazed double doors to left of a 2-
light casement with glazing bars.
Interior main ground floor room has Cl7 crossbeam and rubble fireplace with
inserted or relined side oven. Soffits of beam and oak fireplace lintel both
chamfered with scroll stops. Winder stair to rear left is possibly original.
Roof inaccessible. Distinctive late C19 joinery detail, rustic but well made.


Listing NGR: SS7130012246

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