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Southcote Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chawleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.895 / 50°53'42"N

Longitude: -3.8319 / 3°49'54"W

OS Eastings: 271263

OS Northings: 112213

OS Grid: SS712122

Mapcode National: GBR L1.RWLX

Mapcode Global: FRA 26VQ.YTG

Plus Code: 9C2RV5W9+26

Entry Name: Southcote Cottage

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Last Amended: 4 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162971

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95522

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

Tagged with: Thatched cottage

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In the entry for:

SS 71 SW
Southcott Cottage

the name shall be amended to read:
Southcote Cottage


SS 71 SW

Southcott Cottage


Cottage. Late C17 - early C18 with C19 and C20 additions. Plastered cob on rubble
footings; stone rubble or cob stack topped with C20 brick; thatch roof, a small
part slated.
Main block facing south-east with 2-room plan, the larger right (north-eastern)
room with projecting end stack. Small 1-room extension set back from front right
end with roof parallel to main block. Outshot on left end and C20 glass-sided
conservatory to rear. 2 storeys.
Vaguely symmetrical 2-window front with those on first floor having thatch eyebrows
over and having glazing bars. Original central doorway now blocked by C20 window
although C20 porch still remains. Rubble outshot with slate lean-to-roof on left
end contains C20 door and porch with gabled and interlocking concrete the roof.
Main roof is hipped to left and gable ended to right. Right extension roof also
gable ended and is thatch to front and slate to rear. It has high exposed rubble
footings and contains C20 casements and door.
Interior has plain carpentry detail in main block. Rubble fireplace has oak lintel
with slight soffit chamfer with runout stops. Original roof structure survives.
It has unusually highly-pitched roof carried on a series of A-frame trusses with
pegged lap-jointed collars.

Listing NGR: SS7126312213

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