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Nos 1 and 2 Thorn Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Dolton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8907 / 50°53'26"N

Longitude: -4.0355 / 4°2'7"W

OS Eastings: 256933

OS Northings: 112105

OS Grid: SS569121

Mapcode National: GBR KR.SCHC

Mapcode Global: FRA 26FR.9N8

Plus Code: 9C2QVXR7+7R

Entry Name: Nos 1 and 2 Thorn Cottages

Listing Date: 21 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90883

Location: Dolton, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Dolton

Built-Up Area: Dolton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dolton St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Nos. 1 and 2 Thorn Cottages


Pair of cottages likely to have been one house. Circa early C18 with C19 additions.
Rendered cob walls. Gable-ended thatch roof. Brick axial stack and one at right
Plan: original plan obscured by subdivision but likely to have been 3 rooms with
the left and right-hand rooms heated. At present No 1 consists of 2 rooms -probably
subdivided from one - and No 2 has 2 larger rooms. C19 outshut added behind No 1.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front - 1:2 - No 1 to left. C19 small-
paned 2-light casements with eyebrows in thatch above 1st floor windows which have
C19 decorative barge-boards with pendant finials. No 2 to right has C20 glazed
porch/conservatory to right of centre with C19 part-glazed door behind and French
windows adjoining it. C20 door to No 1 in left gable-end with thatch roof outshut
behind this end.
Interior: of No 1 only accessible at time of survey and exhibited no original
internal features although they may have been concealed; No 2 may contain more.

Listing NGR: SS5693312105

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