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Latitude: 50.796 / 50°47'45"N
Longitude: -3.7441 / 3°44'38"W
OS Eastings: 277180
OS Northings: 101053
OS Grid: SS771010
Mapcode National: GBR L5.Z1BV
Mapcode Global: FRA 361Z.P67
Entry Name: Wayside
Listing Date: 26 August 1965
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1252904
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436016
Location: Colebrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Colebrooke
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Colebrooke
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 70 SE
Cottage, formerly cottage and workshop. C17 and C18. Plastered cob on rubble
footings; cob or stone rubble stack topped with C20 brick; thatch roof.
Former workshop and 1-room plan cottage to right (west) facing north. The former
workshop is broader than the cottage and protrudes to rear and is now occupied by
front entrance hall and service room with another room to rear. Cottage has right
end stack in party wall. 2 storeys. Irregular frontage comprising a ground floor
and 2 first floor windows, a variety of late C19 casements and fixed pane windows
with glazing bars. The break between the former workshop and cottage is marked by
a slight change in frontage which dies at about first floor level. C19 plank door
is set roughly in middle of workshop end. Victorian post box set into wall at left
end. Wall plate shows below eaves. Roof carries through continuously from
adjoining Tudor Cottage (q.v.) to left to Gremlin Cottage (q.v.) to right.
Interior the left end has a massive axial bean with a minimum of finish, mostly
waney. Lack of finish and absence of fireplace suggests that this end originally
served some workshop or storage function. Right end has plainly finished axial
beam and C17 fireplace; rubble sides with soffit-chamfered and scroll stopped
cambered lintel, and including a C19 brick-lined oven with cast-iron door. C18
roof throughout of A-frame trusses with lap-jointed collar beams and X-apexes.
Wayside apparently once connected with adjoining Gremlin Cottage (q.v.).
Coleford is a remarkably unspoilt and picturesque hamlet.
Listing NGR: SS7718001053
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