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Lower Locks Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in North Molton, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0534 / 51°3'12"N

Longitude: -3.7989 / 3°47'56"W

OS Eastings: 274010

OS Northings: 129762

OS Grid: SS740297

Mapcode National: GBR L2.FZ9X

Mapcode Global: FRA 26XB.KSW

Entry Name: Lower Locks Cottage

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398787

Location: North Molton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: North Molton

Built-Up Area: North Molton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Molton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 7429-7529
19/140 No. 2, Lower Locks Cottage
Cottage. Late C17, with minor probably C18 or C19 addition. Rendered cob. Gable-
ended Welsh-slate roof.
Plan and development: Two-room baffle-entry plan (ground falls to right) with larger
room to left, and winder staircase to rear of central stack. Lean-to addition at
rear, possibly a C18 or C19 addition. Two-storeys on high plinth.
Exterior: Two-window front; late C20 two-light wooden casements. Central C20 half-
glazed door, approached by flight of 6 external steps from left, with C20 wrought
iron balustrade.
Interior: Principal ground-floor room to left with C17 chamfered spine beam and wall
beam to front, window seat to front and boarded door with strap hinges to lean-to
addition at rear. Steep C17 winder staircase to rear of stack, with boarded door at
front in left-hand room. Right-hand ground-floor room (kitchen) has blocked old
fireplace with wooden lintel.

Listing NGR: SS7401029762

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