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The Old Smithy

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8095 / 50°48'34"N

Longitude: -3.6644 / 3°39'51"W

OS Eastings: 282831

OS Northings: 102424

OS Grid: SS828024

Mapcode National: GBR L8.Y9J2

Mapcode Global: FRA 366Y.Q6Z

Entry Name: The Old Smithy

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447494

Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Sandford

Built-Up Area: Sandford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

(west side) Sandford

3/273 The Old Smithy


House and adjoining cobbler's shop, now one house. Late C17-early C18, extended in
C19. Plastered cob on rubble footings; cob and rubble stacks topped with C19
brick; thatched roof. Gable-ended house facing north-east comprising an original
2-room house with central through passage and end stack to left (south-east) room.
In C19 stair inserted blocking passage. End (now axial) stack added to right room
and shop built onto right (north-west) end. 2 storeys. Overall 3-window front of
late C19-early C20 3-light casements with glazing bars and flat stucco architraves.
2 windows to original cottage with central door under small hood. Shop window to
right blocked by C20 door and window with glazing bars. Some late C17-early C18
features exposed inside including cob fireplace with plain oak lintel and chamfered
crossbeam with run-out stops to right room and plank door with applied panel front
from passage to left room.
Roof inaccessible.

Listing NGR: SS8283202424

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

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