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Kerswell

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8027 / 50°48'9"N

Longitude: -3.6651 / 3°39'54"W

OS Eastings: 282764

OS Northings: 101671

OS Grid: SS827016

Mapcode National: GBR L8.YPBT

Mapcode Global: FRA 366Z.3ZP

Entry Name: Kerswell

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445851

Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Sandford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 80 SW SANDFORD CREEDY PARK

3/229 Kerswell

II


Keeper's Cottage, now small house. Plastered cob or rubble, with exposed volcanic
ashlar and brick dressings on north-west side; rubble stack topped with C19 brick;
thatched roof. 2-room double depth house facing south-east. Central stack and
pyramid roof. Single storey Tudor style cottage ornee. South-east front has door
to right with gabled thatched porch on rustic timber posts and bay window to left
projecting square with thatched roof and including 4-light window with ovolo-
moulded mullions and containing a geometric pattern of leaded glass. Rear (north-
west) side overlooking nearby lake is exposed volcanic ashlar and includes 2 round-
headed windows with brick arches. Each is a mullion-and-transom window with
glazing bars and margin lights. High in centre of wall some small Beer stone
blocks have sunken panels containing heraldic devices in bas-relief. Coved plaster
cornice on this side and south-west.


Listing NGR: SS8276401671

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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