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Lovaton Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Meavy, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4777 / 50°28'39"N

Longitude: -4.0523 / 4°3'8"W

OS Eastings: 254479

OS Northings: 66220

OS Grid: SX544662

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.M8YC

Mapcode Global: FRA 27DS.P3W

Entry Name: Lovaton Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92704

Location: Meavy, West Devon, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Meavy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

MEAVY LOVATON
SX 56 NW
4/101 Lovaton Cottage

- II

Small house. C17 with C19 additions and alterations. Granite and slate rubble
walls. Gable ended slate roof. 2 C20 rebuilt rubble stacks one at each gable end.
Original large granite rubble lateral stack at the front.
Originally 2 room plan with hall/kitchen to the right heated by front lateral stack
and unheated service room to the left. In the C19 a 1-room extension was added at
the right-hand end and a lean-to built at the left-hand end which was enlarged to 2
storeys within living memory (survey 1986).
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4 window front of C20 4 pane sashes on the ground floor and
2-light casements with glazing bars on the 1st floor. C20 flat roofed conservatory
to left of centre built out from C19 open fronted lean-to porch. C20 part glazed
door. Doorway into house is to left of lateral stack. At the rear is a small
granite framed light to right of centre on the 1st floor. It can be clearly seen
where the eaves were raised.
Interior: the granite framed fireplace survives to the lateral stack, with straight
lintel, this and the jambs are chamfered. The height of the hearth above the floor
suggests that the floor level has been lowered. No original features visible on 1st
floor; roof timbers are all later C20.


Listing NGR: SX5447966220

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