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Latitude: 50.6893 / 50°41'21"N
Longitude: -3.6815 / 3°40'53"W
OS Eastings: 281319
OS Northings: 89091
OS Grid: SX813890
Mapcode National: GBR QM.8V61
Mapcode Global: FRA 3758.3L0
Entry Name: Doone Cottage
Listing Date: 4 September 1983
Last Amended: 4 September 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1214830
English Heritage Legacy ID: 399767
Location: Dunsford, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6
Civil Parish: Dunsford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Dunsford St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
DUNSFORD BRITON STREET LANE, (east side),
SX 88 NW Dunsford
6/37 Doone Cottage
House. Circa late C17. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone rubble footings, thatched
roof gabled at ends, axial stack, right gable end stack.
Small 3 room and through passage plan house the lower end to the right, the hall
stack backing on to the passage, heated lower end room, and unheated inner room. At
one time divided into 2 cottages but now 1 property.
2 storeys. Irregular 3-window front, the eaves thatch eyebrowed over the 2 first
floor half-dormers. Centre right front door into passage, second half-glazed door
into lower end to the right. 2- and 3-light casement windows with small panes except
ground floor right where the small panes have been replaced.
Interior Large hall fireplace partly blocked by C20 range, lower end fireplace
blocked by a C20 grate. The lower end room (right) has a chamfered cross beam with
stops, chamfered cross beam to passage, exposed joists to inner (left-hand) room. A
newel stair in the lower end room has been replaced by a later stair, second winder
stair in inner room. C17 chamfered doorway between hall and inner room and 2 early
No access to apex of roof at time of survey (1985) but the trusses over the lower end
appear to be C17, the roof over the higher end may have been replaced.
An attractive small C17 house forming a group with other listed properties in Briton
Listing NGR: SX8132389086
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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