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Cove Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Colebrooke, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7961 / 50°47'45"N

Longitude: -3.7437 / 3°44'37"W

OS Eastings: 277205

OS Northings: 101060

OS Grid: SS772010

Mapcode National: GBR L5.Z1F0

Mapcode Global: FRA 361Z.PBL

Plus Code: 9C2RQ7W4+CG

Entry Name: Cove Cottage

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436011

Location: Colebrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid 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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Cove Cottage


House. Probably late C18 - early C19. Plastered cob on rubble footings; stone
rubble stack topped with C19 brick; slate roof.
2-roan plan cottage facing west with entrance hall and stairs at left (north) end
and stack in right (south) end party wall. Cove Cottage is set between Corner
Corrage (q.v.) and Coleford Gospel Hall (q.v.). 2 storeys. Balanced but not
symmetrical 2-window front including 2 first floor 16-pane sashes (that to right a
horned replacement) with a single ground floor 12-pane sash between. At left end a
C19 plank door with small window and late C19 railings and gate in front which has
alternate spear and fleur-de-lys finials. Rear elevation has 1 C19 20-pane sash,
the rest are C20 casements. Low pitch roof is continuous with adjoining Gospel
Interior has little exposed carpentry. Large stone rubble fireplace (now lined
with brickette tile) has soffit-chamfered oak lintel. Roof not inspected.
Included for group value. Coleford is a remarkably unspoilt and picturesque

Listing NGR: SS7720501060

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