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Church Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Burrington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9337 / 50°56'1"N

Longitude: -3.9397 / 3°56'23"W

OS Eastings: 263792

OS Northings: 116705

OS Grid: SS637167

Mapcode National: GBR KW.PKRK

Mapcode Global: FRA 26MM.YRZ

Entry Name: Church Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97160

Location: Burrington, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Burrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Burrington Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 61 NW
Church Cottage

Cottage. Probably early C18 with C19 alterations. Roughcast rendered stone rubble
and cob. Thatch roof with gable end brick stacks. Hipped thatch roof to former
outbuilding attached at left end.
Plan: Principal room to each side of wide stairhall, the left-hand room with a
small pantry/scullery between it and the staircase. The right-hand room in the late
C19/early C20 was partitioned to form 2 smaller rooms, the house possibly having
been divided into 2 occupations at this time. Former lofted outbuilding attached at
left end converted to form part of dwelling in C20.
2 storeys. 3-window range. C19 3-light casement 3 panes per light to each floor at
left end. 2 light casement 3 panes per light above C20 plank door. C19 3-light
casement, 6 panes per light at right end above C20 single light window inserted in
blocked doorway and 3-light window to right. Outbuilding at left end has window
inserted in loft door opening above plank door.
Interior: Chamfered cross ceiling beam to left-hand room. C19 panelled doors to
integral cupboard to right of stairs. Bread oven to fireplace at right end with
Young and Son cast iron oven door. Fragments of weathered gravestones set in hearth
and to rear of hearth, 1 with inscribed Roman numeral IV. C19 joinery principally

Listing NGR: SS6379216702

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

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