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3 and 4

A Grade II Listed Building in Exton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6672 / 50°40'2"N

Longitude: -3.4384 / 3°26'18"W

OS Eastings: 298440

OS Northings: 86273

OS Grid: SX984862

Mapcode National: GBR P3.QLXY

Mapcode Global: FRA 37P9.VMK

Plus Code: 9C2RMH86+VJ

Entry Name: 3 and 4

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88617

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX3

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Built-Up Area: Exton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury with Exton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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1/108 Nos 3 & 4

Pair of cottages. C17 with later additions and alterations. Roughcast cob on
stone footings; thatched roof, gable-end to left, hipped to right. Probably a 2-
room cottage with central entry extended to the right by addition of one room in
the C18 or C19. External left-hand end strack; axial stack; later internal all
brick stack to right-hand end. 2 storeys.
Front: irregular 2 window range. 1st floor with 4-light window to left, and a 3-
light (originally 2-light) window to right, both casements, under eyebrow eaves.
Two 3-light casement windows to ground floor; 2 porches, one thatched, both late
C20. Late C20 brick extension to rear.
Interior: 2 deeply chamfered cross beams to left-hand cottage; shallow chamfered
axial beam to right-hand cottage. Roof trusses to the older part with curved
principals that sit well down in wall, now boxed but could be jointed crucks;
straight principals to the right-hand cottage. Roof space not accessible. Nos. 3
and 4, Exton, form part of a group of roughly contemporary cottages that includes
Orchard Cottage (q.v.) and Brooke Cottage (q.v.)

Listing NGR: SX9844086273

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