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A Grade II Listed Building in Ashton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6505 / 50°39'1"N

Longitude: -3.6183 / 3°37'6"W

OS Eastings: 285685

OS Northings: 84669

OS Grid: SX856846

Mapcode National: GBR QQ.YD14

Mapcode Global: FRA 379C.454

Plus Code: 9C2RM92J+5M

Entry Name: Ridgeway

Listing Date: 9 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85542

Location: Ashton, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Ashton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SI 88 SE
6/21 No 1, Ridgeway
Cottage. Circa mid C18 with some late C20 modifications. Whitewashed rendered cob
on stone rubble footings; thatched roof, hipped at ends; end stacks.
Plan: Single depth, 2 rooms wide, the right hand room slightly smaller, approximately
central entrance into a stair hall. Narrow rear service room/axial passage behind
stair. A late C20 lean-to has been added at the right end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Almost symmetrical 2 window front, the eaves thatch eyebrowed
over the first floor windows; steps up to plank front door with C20 pentice; C19 2-
light timber casements with glazing bars. The rear elevation has an approximately
central door into the rear service room/passage with a C20 timber and glazed porch.
Eaves thatch eyebrowed over first floor window left which is an C18 or C19 small-pane
2-light timber casement, similar window ground floor left; 3-light late C19 or C20
casement to ground floor right.
Interior: C18 and C19 joinery; the left hand room has C20 exposed joists and a
rebuilt fireplace; the right hand room has a circa 1870s marbled chimneypiece.
The cottage is sited gable end to the road and forms a group with Nos 1 and 2
Ridgeway and Pitmans (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SX8568584669

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