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Post Cottage and Two Adjoining Cottages to the North

A Grade II Listed Building in South Pool, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2483 / 50°14'53"N

Longitude: -3.7199 / 3°43'11"W

OS Eastings: 277469

OS Northings: 40113

OS Grid: SX774401

Mapcode National: GBR QK.SXQJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 383C.LM7

Entry Name: Post Cottage and Two Adjoining Cottages to the North

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100842

Location: South Pool, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: South Pool

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: South Pool St Nicholas and St Cyriac

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 74 SE
6/145 Post Cottage and two adjoining
Cottages to the north


Row of 3 cottages, formerly 4. C18 altered in C20. Rendered and plastered stone
rubble walls which may incorporate some cob. Thatched roofs to central and right-hand cottages with gable end, asbestos slate roof to left-hand cottage hipped at
end. This cottage has a brick stack on a rubble base at its left end, brick axial stack and one at right-hand end of row.
Plan: the left-hand and central cottages are of 2-room plan, Post Cottage to
right was formerly 2 cottages but now has 3 rooms.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2 : 2 : 3 window front. The left-hand and
central cottages have early to mid C20 2-light casements apart from a late C19 or
early C20 4-pane sash to right on ground floor of central cottage. Post Cottage
has an early C19 horizontal sliding sash to left on 1st floor with a C19 2-light
casement to its right and below. A former leanto porch to left on ground floor is now a bay window. 2 early C20 4-pane sashes to the right. Gabled brick porch to right of centre has a 4-panel door behind. The other 2 cottages have similar
circa early C20 porches with a C20 4-panel door to the left-hand one and C20 plank door to the central one.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SX7746940113

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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