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Latitude: 50.9832 / 50°58'59"N
Longitude: -4.036 / 4°2'9"W
OS Eastings: 257183
OS Northings: 122390
OS Grid: SS571223
Mapcode National: GBR KR.LCCW
Mapcode Global: FRA 26FJ.3GF
Entry Name: Higher Zeal lower Zeal
Listing Date: 18 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1253439
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436644
Location: Atherington, North Devon, Devon, EX37
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Atherington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Atherington St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 52 SE
5/32 Higher Zeal and Lower Zeal
2 cottages, probably originally a small tenement farmhouse. Late C17 or C18 with
C19 alterations. Whitewashed rendered stone rubble and cob. Thatch roof with
gable ends. Brick stack at left end, axial brick stack, and brick shaft to large
rubble stack at right end with off-set, drip and tapered cap.
Overall 3-room plan, with large axial stack backing onto possible former cross-
passage but with partition removed. The 2 cottages are divided by this stack but
an internal blocked doorway beside it suggests they were formerly a single
2 storeys. 5 window range of late C19/C20 2-light casements 2 panes per light.
Three 2-light casements to ground floor, 3-, 2- and 6 panes per light from left to
right. Slated leanto roofs to 2 porches with wide plank doors. Plank door to
leanto at left end with corrugated iron roof. Outshots to rear of each cottage.
Roof of 5 pegged trusses with straight principal rafters and waney common rafters.
Listing NGR: SS5718322390
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