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Higher Town Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8257 / 50°49'32"N

Longitude: -3.6161 / 3°36'57"W

OS Eastings: 286271

OS Northings: 104151

OS Grid: SS862041

Mapcode National: GBR LB.X9QJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 369X.C25

Plus Code: 9C2RR9GM+7H

Entry Name: Higher Town Cottage

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96485

Location: Cheriton Fitzpaine, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Cheriton Fitzpaine

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cheriton Fitzpaine

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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- II

House, formerly 2 cottages. 1 cottage probably early-mid C18 another added in C19;
the 2 united, modernized and extended circa 1952. Plastered cob on rubble footings;
rubble or cob stacks topped with C19 brick; thatched roof. Pair of adjoining 1-room
plan cottages with roofs at right angles to each other facing east. Front gable
stack to former left (southern) cottage and disused front lateral stack to right hand
cottage. 2 storeys. 1-window front to left cottage, the lower blocking former
door. The rest of front behind circa 1952 extension. 1-window front to south with
thatched gablet over first floor window. Roof half-hipped to left (rear). 2-windows
to rear, 1 to each ground floor room and roof hipped to left. All windows are C20 2-
light casements, most with glazing bars. Interior has plain carpentry detail
including chamfered crossbeam with runout stops to left (south) cottage. Roof not
inspected. Pantile-roofed single storey extension of circa 1952 on front not

Listing NGR: SS8627104151

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