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Sawmills Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lynton and Lynmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 51.2133 / 51°12'48"N

Longitude: -3.8411 / 3°50'27"W

OS Eastings: 271504

OS Northings: 147626

OS Grid: SS715476

Mapcode National: GBR L1.3SWD

Mapcode Global: VH4M9.CRRQ

Entry Name: Sawmills Cottage

Listing Date: 3 September 1973

Last Amended: 9 June 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376533

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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Lynton and Lynmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lynton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


858-1/2/54 (North side)
03/09/73 Nos.1 AND 2
Sawmills Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
STOCK HILL, Barbrook
Nos.1 AND 2)


Detached house, former sawmill with accommodation. Late C18 or
early C19. Rubble, limewashed to the upper floors, some slate
hanging, slate roof, brick stacks. A long gabled range in 2
parts, single-room depth, set along and across steep ground
The upper range, the former mill, has 3 storeys and basement,
with 4 windows; at eaves level is a small square deep-set
light, above three 2-light casements and a 4-pane sash, with
four 2-light casements to the first floor, and 3 single lights
and a 2-light at ground floor; to the right is a 4-panel door,
set in deep reveals, and, far right, a wide plank door on 4
stone steps, set in reveals, as the property opens directly to
the narrow road. There are gable stacks, and the W end is
The lower range, to the right, was the former cottage to the
mill. 2 storeys and basement, with 2 windows, all casements
with horizontal bars; 3- and 2-light above 2-light. There is a
gable stack to the right, raised in brick.
INTERIOR: some light framed partitions, a wide-plank C19 door,
and a steep ladder-stair to the top floor. The roof has rough
collar trusses.

Listing NGR: SS7150447626

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