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Old Maltsters

A Grade II Listed Building in Morchard Bishop, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8556 / 50°51'20"N

Longitude: -3.7505 / 3°45'1"W

OS Eastings: 276882

OS Northings: 107688

OS Grid: SS768076

Mapcode National: GBR L4.VKNZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 361V.0P2

Entry Name: Old Maltsters

Listing Date: 26 August 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432874

Location: Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Morchard Bishop

Built-Up Area: Morchard Bishop

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Morchard Bishop St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MORCHARD BISHOP FORE STREET (north-east side)
SS 7607 - 7707
Morchard Bishop
11/156
- No. ll(Old Maltsters)
26.8.65
GV
II

Cottage, formerly 2 cottages. C18. Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stacks
topped with C19 and C20 brick; thatched roof. Now a 3-room plan house facing south-
west set between Nos. 10 and 12 Fore Street (q.v.). Left (north-western) end room
was originally a 1-room plan cottage with stack in end party wall (adjoining No.12).
Cob crosswall between left and centre rooms. Centre and right room were originally
a 2-room plan cottage. Rear lateral stack to right (south-eastern) room. 2
storeys. Overall 4-window front of late C19 - early C20 casements with glazing bars
and 2 C20 doors. Centre and right 3 windows form a symmetrical arrangement about
central door.
Interior: crossbeams to outer rooms are chamfered with runout stops. Both
fireplaces are partly rebuilt with replacement lintels. Cottage is one of a row of
13 cottages with together form the longest continuous run of thatch-roofed buildings
in Devon and probably the longest run in England.


Listing NGR: SS7688207688

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