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Cobbaton Cross Old School Room

A Grade II Listed Building in Chittlehampton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0251 / 51°1'30"N

Longitude: -3.977 / 3°58'37"W

OS Eastings: 261445

OS Northings: 126936

OS Grid: SS614269

Mapcode National: GBR KV.HN9J

Mapcode Global: FRA 26KD.NG1

Entry Name: Cobbaton Cross Old School Room

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98674

Location: Chittlehampton, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Chittlehampton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Swimbridge St James the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SWIMBRIDGE COBBATON
SS 62 NW
11/191 Cobbaton Cross Old School Room

II

Former school, unoccupied April 1985. 1876. Roughly coursed stone rubble with
ashlar dressings. Slate roof with gable ends. Tall lateral stack to north side
with gablets to the base of the chequered stone polygonal shaft with crenellated
lip to the tapered cap. Rectangular on plan with gabled porch with slate roof at
east gable end. Single storey. North facade has straight-headed transomed windows
to each side of stack. South side is blind. Each gable end has segmental arched
louvred openings above a 2-light transomed window with segmental arches to the
lights. East end also has projecting porch of stone and timber with slate roof.
Windows of 7 lights on north side, 3 lights with stone surround, the 4 outer lights
have timber surrounds. 6-light window to gable end with carved gable braces.
Entrance on south side has plank door to chamfered door surround, with short
buttress to left side. Above the porch is a bellcote supported on moulded console
brackets to the gable end of the main range with pointed arched bell opening.
Interior: dado matchboarding. 2 plain A-frame roof trusses with raking struts.


Listing NGR: SS6144526936

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