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Latitude: 50.8204 / 50°49'13"N
Longitude: -3.7094 / 3°42'33"W
OS Eastings: 279688
OS Northings: 103707
OS Grid: SS796037
Mapcode National: GBR L6.XQ3L
Mapcode Global: FRA 363X.YHM
Entry Name: Rowan Tree Cottage
Listing Date: 20 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1273034
English Heritage Legacy ID: 446661
Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Sandford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 70 SE SANDFORD LOWER NEWBUILDINGS
2/240 Rowan Tree Cottage
Cottage; part of former farmhouse. Early-mid C17, extended in C19. Plastered cob
on rubble footings; rubble stacks topped with C19 brick. Gable-ended cottage
facing south-east (away from road). The right (north-east) room was originally the
inner room of a C17 farmhouse which was subdivided and enlarged (to left) in C19.
Axial stack to right room and rear lateral stack to left room. 2 storeys.
Irregular 3-window front of late C19 and C20 casements. Each room has a C20 door
at right side, the right one behind a C20 glass-sided porch. Right room has early-
mid C17 crossbeam with double-ovolo moulding and leaf-decorated step stops; oak
fireplace lintel has rebated ogee moulding and leaf-decorated step stops. Roof
inaccessible but probably replaced in C19. Remainder of original farmhouse
occupied by Lower Shoplands (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SS7968803707
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