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The Manor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lynton, Devon

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Latitude: 51.2311 / 51°13'52"N

Longitude: -3.8313 / 3°49'52"W

OS Eastings: 272236

OS Northings: 149587

OS Grid: SS722495

Mapcode National: GBR L1.2P78

Mapcode Global: VH4M9.JBX1

Entry Name: The Manor Cottage

Listing Date: 19 July 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201148

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376521

Location: Lynton and Lynmouth, North Devon, Devon, EX35

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Lynton and Lynmouth

Built-Up Area: Lynton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Countisbury with Lynmouth St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


858-1/4/77 (West side)
19/07/50 The Manor Cottage


Shop with offices over, formerly house. Early to mid C19.
Rendered, slate roofs. In 2 parts; the older, 3-storey range
to the right, and later 2-storey, in the same plane, left. The
earlier range has 2 casements at second floor with margin-pane
glazing, above 3 at first floor in 1, 2 and 1 lights with
diamond panes in cast-iron. At ground floor a full-width C20
display window with door. A stack to the left gable. The lower
range has two 2-light casements with horizontal bars above a
full-width C20 shop-front with door, and a plain return to the
left. The main gable to the right (N) has a 2-light
margin-pane casement to the second floor, with another at
first floor plus a doorway at the head of an external
staircase; the ground floor has a C20 display window. The
building is in very shallow depth, and is backed against the
rising slope of Mars Hill. INTERIOR not inspected.
An early photograph in Loveless shows the ground floor in the
3-storey range with a single sash. The property was damaged in
the 1952 floods.
(Loveless J: Reflections on Lynton and Lynmouth, Old and New:
Plymouth: 1989-).

Listing NGR: SS7221949616

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