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Latitude: 50.7033 / 50°42'11"N
Longitude: -3.2265 / 3°13'35"W
OS Eastings: 313480
OS Northings: 90010
OS Grid: SY134900
Mapcode National: GBR P8.WB97
Mapcode Global: FRA 4746.SZW
Entry Name: Porch Cottages
Listing Date: 12 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1213014
English Heritage Legacy ID: 87258
Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Sidmouth
Built-Up Area: Sidmouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Sidbury with Sidford
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
CHURCH STREET, SIDFORD
Nos 1 to 5 (consec)
SY 1390 4/175 12.10.51.
Originally Porch House. Dated 1574 but altered C18/C19. Unsubstantiated
legend that Charles II slept here. 2 storey block. The front and sides
plastered and whitewashed, rear has stone rubble walling. Date tablet,
originally on chimney, has initials "NIE": Thatched roof. C19 wood casements.
No 3 has 4-light wood mullioned casement. To the rear are 2 oak mullioned
casements and very small window cut out of single stone. Plain ottage
doors. Nos 1 and 2 entrances to side have small trellis porches. One
ground floor room has a polygonal stone pier supporting the ceiling.
Listing NGR: SY1348090010
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