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Prudence Cottage and Modesty Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hatherleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8205 / 50°49'13"N

Longitude: -4.0706 / 4°4'14"W

OS Eastings: 254246

OS Northings: 104372

OS Grid: SS542043

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.XNLX

Mapcode Global: FRA 26CX.V93

Entry Name: Prudence Cottage and Modesty Cottage

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165347

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93150

Location: Hatherleigh, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Hatherleigh

Built-Up Area: Hatherleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hatherleigh St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

HATHERLEIGH HIGH STREET, (south side),
SS 5404
Hatherleigh
11/42 Nos 26A and 28
- (Prudence Cottage and Modesty
Cottage)
GV II

Pair of cottages. C17 with C18 addition. Plastered and rendered cob walls. Gable
ended thatch roof. Projecting rendered rubble stack with brick shaft at left gable
end, brick stack at right-hand end.
Plan: No. 28 has 1-room plan with rear wing, No. 26A has 2-room plan, right-hand
room heated, with rear wing - both wings probably C18.
Exterior: No. 28 to left has asymmetrical 1-window front of late C20 leaded pane 2
and 3-light casements, the 3-light window to ground floor has arched lights. C20
plank door to right. No. 26A has a 2-window front of circa late C18 or early c19
horizontal sliding 12-pane sashes on first floor with low rails in front of them.
C20 2 and 3-light casements on ground floor. C20 glazed door at centre under flat
doorhood.
Interior of No. 26A has open fireplace with chamfered and stopped wooden lintel. On
the first floor the feet of straight principal rafters are visible but there is no
loft access. No. 28 has a C17 chamfered ceiling beam with straight-cut stops. It
also has no loft access but heavy purlins are visible on the first floor suggesting
an early roof structure.


Listing NGR: SS5424104369

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