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Latitude: 50.7352 / 50°44'6"N
Longitude: -4.2776 / 4°16'39"W
OS Eastings: 239370
OS Northings: 95315
OS Grid: SX393953
Mapcode National: GBR NP.3528
Mapcode Global: FRA 17X4.K9B
Entry Name: Carey Cottage
Listing Date: 21 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1164950
English Heritage Legacy ID: 90751
Location: Broadwoodwidger, Torridge, Devon, EX21
Civil Parish: Broadwoodwidger
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Ashwater St Peter ad Vincula
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 39 NE
3/49 Carey Cottage
House. Circa late C18/early C19. Colourwashed rendered cob on stone rubble
footings, slate roof half-hipped at right end, hipped at left end. Axial stone
stack to right, C20 rendered stack at left end.
2-room single depth plan, originally with the right-hand room only heated and a
probably integral storage room with loft over and separate entrance adjoining at the
right end. Direct entry with a short screen to the right into the principal right-
hand room which has an rear stair behind a partition. A stone rubble lean-to adjoins
at the left. Small C20 single-storey flat-roofed addition at rear. 2 storeys.
Symmetrical 3-bay front with a central half-glazed front door under a sloping
corrugated iron canopy carried on timber brackets. 2-light casement, 3 panes per
light above front door is probably late C19. Other windows are 3-light casements, 8
panes per light and probably contemporary with the house. The adjoining storage room
has a separate entrance on the front and a loft entrance on the right return.
Interior The principal room (right-hand) has exposed joists, the fireplace is
blocked. Circa late C18 panelled door into lower end. Largely unmodernized
The integral store at the higher end is an unusual survival.
Listing NGR: SX3937895316
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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