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Higher Hill Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hittisleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.735 / 50°44'5"N

Longitude: -3.806 / 3°48'21"W

OS Eastings: 272647

OS Northings: 94373

OS Grid: SX726943

Mapcode National: GBR QF.7007

Mapcode Global: FRA 27X4.H1R

Entry Name: Higher Hill Cottage

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1273451

English Heritage Legacy ID: 444883

Location: Hittisleigh, Mid Devon, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Hittisleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hittisleigh St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 79 SW HITTISLEIGH

9/152 Higher Hill Cottage

II


Cottage. Late C17-early C18, extended in 1941 and again circa 1980. Plastered cob
on rubble footings; cob stack topped with C20 brick; thatched roof. C20 building
materials unknown. Originally 2-room cottage facing south-east comprising unheated
entrance hall with larger room heated by axial stack backing onto entrance hall.
Extended to right (north-east) in 1941 and to rear circa 1980. 2 storeys.
Irregular 4-window front overall of C20 casements. Original 2-window cottage at
left with door to right (now roughly central) behind C20 monopitch thatch-roofed
porch. To right eaves level rises and thatch lifts over 2 first floor windows.
Roof hipped each end. Cottage interior largely original with beam and oak
fireplace lintel both chamfered with runout stops.


Listing NGR: SX7264794373

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

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