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Cogswells

A Grade II Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7623 / 50°45'44"N

Longitude: -3.4676 / 3°28'3"W

OS Eastings: 296588

OS Northings: 96883

OS Grid: SX965968

Mapcode National: GBR P2.CC22

Mapcode Global: FRA 37M2.8XB

Plus Code: 9C2RQG6J+WX

Entry Name: Cogswells

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88480

Location: Poltimore, East Devon, Devon, EX4

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Poltimore

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Poltimore with Huxham

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 9 POLTIMORE POLTIMORE

5/169 Cogswells
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GV II

House. C17 core (or earlier) with C18 and C19 additions. Cob, stone plinth,
rendered, the street front faced in red brick, under thatched hipped roof, the
late C19 parts under 2 slated gabled-ends. The oldest range lies at right angles
to the road, the left-hand wing to this (forming an L-shaped plan) faces the
street; the internal angle of the plan filled with late C19 2-window range
facing access lane to left. 2 storeys. Front: (ie. to street), 3 window range,
3-light windows above under eyebrow eaves, timber casements, each light round-
headed, the central light taller than those to each side which are
fixed; polygonal leading. Asymmetrically-placed late C19 porch, open,
with round-headed timber arch and roundels in spandrels, turned baluster
railings; square-headed 3-light windows to either side, with large
diamond leaded panes. The right-hand elevation (the older house) with
three 3-light windows above, with lintels at eaves level; thatched porch
with C20 lattice-work with one 3-light window to either side. Panelled
door. Internal lateral stack. Left-hand side with C19 sash and casement
windows. Building is reported to contain a smoke blackened roof. (M.
Laithewaite). Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SX9658796887

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

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