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Higher Zeal lower Zeal

A Grade II Listed Building in Atherington, Devon

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253439

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436644

Location: Atherington, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

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

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Listing Text

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.
Interiors altered.

Listing NGR: SS5718322390

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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