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Magnolia and Myrtle Cot

A Grade II Listed Building in Chillington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2729 / 50°16'22"N

Longitude: -3.6971 / 3°41'49"W

OS Eastings: 279161

OS Northings: 42812

OS Grid: SX791428

Mapcode National: GBR QL.Y9X4

Mapcode Global: FRA 3849.PJB

Plus Code: 9C2R78F3+55

Entry Name: Magnolia and Myrtle Cot

Listing Date: 25 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99980

Location: Stokenham, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Stokenham

Built-Up Area: Chillington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Stokenham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SX7942 Magnolia and Myrtle Cot

Pair of cottages. Circa late C17 or early C18 altered and possibly extended
in C19. Roughcast rendered stone rubble and possibly cob. Thatched roof
with gabled ends; eaves of Myrtle Cot at right hand west end are higher.
Gable end stacks, right hand with short rendered shaft with slate
weathering, the shaft of left hand stack truncated.
Plan: Original plan uncertain. Magnolia at left hand east end appears to
be the original house of 2-room plan, the left hand room heated from a gable
end stack and its right hand room possibly unheated. Myrtle Cot to right
west appears to be a 2-room plan extension built as a separate cottage, the
right hand west room heated from a gable end stack and the left hand east
room unheated.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window range the right hand part
Myrtle Cot has higher eaves and tall C19 12-pane fixed light first floor
windows, central C20 door with early C20 casement to its left. Magnolia to
left has small C19 3-light ground floor casement to left end late C19 glazed
and panelled door to right of centre with canopy made from large piece of
slate on timber cantilevers. All the windows at the front have slate sills.
The rear elevation was not inspected.
Interior: Inaccessible at time of survey 1989.

Listing NGR: SX7916142812

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