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Knowle Cross Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Whimple, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7717 / 50°46'18"N

Longitude: -3.3626 / 3°21'45"W

OS Eastings: 304013

OS Northings: 97785

OS Grid: SY040977

Mapcode National: GBR P5.7PH5

Mapcode Global: FRA 37V1.MSB

Entry Name: Knowle Cross Cottage

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86984

Location: Whimple, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Whimple

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Whimple St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WHIMPLE KNOWLE CROSS
SY 0497 0597
10/226 Knowle Cross Cottage
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GV II

Cottage. Probably C18, modernised circa 1970. Plastered cob, with or without stone
footings; cob or stone rubble stacks topped with C20 brick; thatch roof.
Plan: L-plan cottage. The main block faces south and has a 2-room plan. The left
(west) room has a rear lateral stack and the right room has a maybe secondary end
stack. 1-room plan rear block at right angles behind the right end.
2 storeys.
Exterior: nearly symmetrical 2-window front of C20 casements with glazing bars.
Central doorway contains a C20 door behind a contemporary gabled and thatch-roofed
porch. Roof is hipped both end.
Interior: has plain carpenty detail. Some old beams were introduced as
replacements circa 1970. Roof not inspected.
Knowle Cross Cottage is one of an attractive group of small thatch-roofed cottages
at Knowle Cross.


Listing NGR: SY0401397785

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