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Hermit's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6945 / 50°41'40"N

Longitude: -3.1894 / 3°11'21"W

OS Eastings: 316085

OS Northings: 88986

OS Grid: SY160889

Mapcode National: GBR PB.1VQD

Mapcode Global: FRA 4767.P87

Plus Code: 9C2RMRV6+Q6

Entry Name: Hermit's House

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402399

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Salcombe Regis St Mary and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Hermit's House
SY 18 NE 15/168
Formerly known as Hermitage. Cell with pointed window and doorway cut
out of rock. Reached by footpath from Slade house in wood not far to
south of Slade Farmhouse. Constructed by Mrs Leigh in 1824. A young
poet proposed to write an epic there.

Listing NGR: SY1608588986

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