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Latitude: 50.8545 / 50°51'16"N
Longitude: -3.7502 / 3°45'0"W
OS Eastings: 276899
OS Northings: 107568
OS Grid: SS768075
Mapcode National: GBR L4.VKRK
Mapcode Global: FRA 361V.0SV
Entry Name: April Cottage and Park View
Listing Date: 4 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1250507
English Heritage Legacy ID: 432898
Location: Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
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
SS 7607 - 7707
FORE STREET (south-west side),
April Cottage and Park View
2 cottages, formerly at least 3 cottages. Probably C18. Plastered cob on rubble footings; cob or rubble stacks topped with C20 brick; continuous thatch roof covered
with corrugated iron to rear and over hip. Pair of semi-detached cottages facing north-east with April Cottage on the leaf (south-east) and Park View on the right (north-west). April Cottage is a 3-room plan cottage with end stack serving the left room and rear lateral stack serving right room. This right room may originally have been a separate 1 room plan cottage. Park View is a 2-room plan cottage with rear corner stack to right room and C20 flat-roofed single storey extension to front of left room. Both cottages are 2 storeys. April Cottage has irregular 3-window front of late C19 and C20 casements with glazing bars. C19 6-fielded panel door with C20 gabled and thatch roofed porch which incorporates late C19 cast iron decorative brackets. Park View has irregular 2-window front of C20 casements with glazing bars. Roof is gable-ended to left (April Cottage) and hipped to right (Park View). Interiors show plain carpentry detail where exposed. Rubble fireplace in right room of April Cottage includes Bideford cloam oven complete with door. Roof inaccessible but feet of principals in April Cottage suggest C18 A-frame trusses.
Listing NGR: SS7689907568
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