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5, Fore Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Morchard Bishop, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8553 / 50°51'19"N

Longitude: -3.7502 / 3°45'0"W

OS Eastings: 276906

OS Northings: 107657

OS Grid: SS769076

Mapcode National: GBR L4.VKR8

Mapcode Global: FRA 361V.0TL

Entry Name: 5, Fore Street

Listing Date: 26 August 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263223

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432866

Location: Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

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

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Listing Text

MORCHARD BISHOP FORE STREET (north-east side)
SS 7607 - 7707
Morchard Bishop
11/151
- No. 5
26.8.65
GV
II

Cottage. C18. Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stack topped with C20
brick; thatched roof. 2-room plan cottage with central entrance facing south-west
set between Nos 4 and 6 Fore Street (q.v.) and with end stack serving larger left-
hand (north-western) room. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2-window front of late C19 early
C20 3-light casements with glazing bars and central door.
Interior has plain carpentry detail. Cottage is one of a row of thatch-roofed
buildings in Devon, and probably the longest run in England.


Listing NGR: SS7690607657

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

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