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Rectory Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Gittisham, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7793 / 50°46'45"N

Longitude: -3.2147 / 3°12'52"W

OS Eastings: 314455

OS Northings: 98451

OS Grid: SY144984

Mapcode National: GBR P9.97HM

Mapcode Global: FRA 4741.5D6

Plus Code: 9C2RQQHP+P4

Entry Name: Rectory Cottage

Listing Date: 27 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204831

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87140

Location: Gittisham, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Gittisham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Gittisham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Small estate house. Probably late C17/early C18. Colourwashed rendered cob on stone
footings; thatched roof with a plain ridge, hipped at ends; axial stack.
Plan: Single depth 3 room plan the 2 left hand rooms heated by back to back
fireplaces in an axial stack associated with a winder stair; baffle entrance facing
the chimney-breast. The left hand room is the kitchen, parlour in the centre,
unheated service room at the right end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3 window front with a C19 plank front door and a
set of C19 2- and 3-light small-pane casements.
Interior: The left hand fireplace has a chamfered lintel, chamfered axial beam to
centre room.
Roof: Not inspected but may be of interest.
A very unspoiled small vernacular house.

Listing NGR: SY1445598451

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