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Bassetts Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Copplestone, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8125 / 50°48'44"N

Longitude: -3.7503 / 3°45'1"W

OS Eastings: 276784

OS Northings: 102894

OS Grid: SS767028

Mapcode National: GBR L4.Y5RS

Mapcode Global: FRA 361Y.DR7

Plus Code: 9C2RR66X+XV

Entry Name: Bassetts Cottages

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242580

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441987

Location: Copplestone, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Copplestone

Built-Up Area: Copplestone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Down St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 70 SE
3/160 Nos. 1 and 2 Bassetts Cottages
- II

2 cottages, possibly 4 cottages originally. C18, modernised in C20. Plastered
cob on rubble footings; stone rubble or cob stacks topped with C20 brick; thatch
2 adjoining 2-room plan cottages facing north-east, possibly 4 1-room cottages
originally. No.1 to left (south-east) has central axial stack serving back-to-
back fireplaces and with secondary outshot on the end. No.2 to right has end
stacks, the right one projecting with an oven projection. At right end roof is
carried down over C20 extension. 2 storeys.
Overall irregular 4-window front of late C19-early C20 casements with glazing bars
and C20 casements without. First floor right window is a dormer. Outer windows
of No.1 appear to block former doorways and present door into outshot. No.2 has
door next to front extension and a second door is thought to be blocked between it
and the left window. Roof half-hipped to left and gable-ended to right.
Interiors have plain carpentry detail where exposed. Right room of No. 1 has
roughly-chamfered crossbeam and rubble fireplace with soffit-chamfered and runout
stopped oak lintel. All early features in No.2 are blocked or plastered over.
Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS7678402894

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