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Porch Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213014

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87258

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 1 to 5 (consec)
Porch Cottages
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

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

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