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Pilton Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Instow, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0522 / 51°3'7"N

Longitude: -4.1811 / 4°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 247223

OS Northings: 130358

OS Grid: SS472303

Mapcode National: GBR KK.FYDW

Mapcode Global: FRA 264B.LXP

Plus Code: 9C3Q3R29+VH

Entry Name: Pilton Cottage

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98808

Location: Instow, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Instow

Built-Up Area: Instow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Instow St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 43 SE
1/104 Pilton Cottage, and No. 2
Victoria Terrace

2 adjoining terraced houses. Circa 1830-40. Painted stucco. Slate roof, gable
end to left end, with lions head guttering. Brick ridge stack and stack at left
end with Peters marland clay pots.
2 rooms deep, Pilton Cottage at end of terrace single room wide with staircase hall
to right, No. 2 Victoria Terrace is double-fronted central staircase plan.
2 storeys, with attic storey to Pilton Cottage. Plat-band with Ionic pilasters at
left-end of terrace and to right end of No. 2. Overall 5-window range. Pilton
Cottage has sashes to left side on each floor, the glazing bars to the lower sash
in each case removed. 12-paned sash to right over 6-panelled door with fanlight.
No. 2 has symmetrical facade with two 16-paned sashes on each floor flanking 12-
paned sash over semi-circular headed doorway with 6-panelled door and decorative
ironwork fanlight. All window openings have horizontal sliding louvred timber
Interior: No. 2 has round-arched lobby inner door surround and 2-panelled base to
door, the upper half glazed with 4 panes and margin bars. C19 joinery entirely
intact with 6 panelled doors, panelled internal window shutters etc. Central
staircase with moulded handrail ramped up to slender turned newels, stick balusters
and moulded string. Moulded plasterwork cornices to principal rooms and hall.
Pilton Cottage interior not inspected, but said to retain similar features. The 2
houses form part of terrace with Bryher House and Orchard House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SS4722330358

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