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Wild Briar

A Grade II Listed Building in Colebrooke, Devon

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Latitude: 50.786 / 50°47'9"N

Longitude: -3.7437 / 3°44'37"W

OS Eastings: 277177

OS Northings: 99938

OS Grid: SX771999

Mapcode National: GBR L5.ZTMJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 3710.HBH

Plus Code: 9C2RQ7P4+9G

Entry Name: Wild Briar

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242514

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441934

Location: Colebrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Colebrooke

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Colebrooke

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SX 79 NE
5/138 Wild Briar


House, former shop and adjoining cottage. Probably early C19 with circa 1950
extensions. Plastered cob on rubble footings; stone rubble stack topped with C20
brick; thatch roof, corrugated asbestos to extension.
House faces south away from road and comprises a single large room with rear
lateral stack and former shop on left (west end. Circa 1950 service outshots to
rear. 2 storeys to house, 1 storey with attic to former shop. House has
irregular 2-window front of early C20 casements with glazing bars with C20 door at
right end behind glass monopitch roofed and glass-walled porch. Former shop has
C20 door at left end with contemporary window alongside. Gable-ended roof.
Interior: has plain carpentry detail including 2 roughly-finished crossbeams to
main room and rear fireplace is blocked. Cob crosswall between main house and
former shop. Roof not inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX7717799938

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