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Millcote

A Grade II Listed Building in Farway, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7556 / 50°45'20"N

Longitude: -3.1598 / 3°9'35"W

OS Eastings: 318287

OS Northings: 95756

OS Grid: SY182957

Mapcode National: GBR PB.HY2R

Mapcode Global: FRA 4782.W9M

Entry Name: Millcote

Listing Date: 7 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88758

Location: Farway, East Devon, Devon, EX24

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Farway

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Farway St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text



SY 19 NE FARWAY FARWAY

3/87 Millcote
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7.12.62
GV II

Cottage. Early C17, modernised with a new extension of circa 1970. Exposed local
stone and flint rubble; stone rubble stack with plastered brick chimneyshaft; slate
roof, formerly thatch.
Plan: 2-room plan cottage built down a hillslope facing east-south-east, say east.
The larger right-hand room at the uphill end has a gable-end stack with a newel
stair rising alongside. The unheated left (south) room has opposing front and back
doorways. The rear door now leads through to a C20 service extension. The main
blocks seems to be a single phase C17 small house. It is 2 storeys.
Exterior: irregular 2-window front of C20 casements containing rectangular panes of
leaded glass. The front doorway is left of centre and it contains a late C19 -early
C20 4-panel door behind a C20 gabled porch on plain timber posts. On the right end
wall there is a tiny original oak-framed 2-light window with a chamfered mullion.
The roof is gable-ended to right and half-hipped to left.
Interior: the first floor in both rooms is carried on C19 joists. The fireplace is
large and built of Beerstone ashlar with an oak lintel. It has a chamfered surround
and it includes a side oven. The roof is 3 bays and carried on 2 original clean
side-pegged jointed cruck trusses.
Millcote is one of a group of attractive listed buildings which make up the hamlet
of Farway.


Listing NGR: SY1828795756

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