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Old Maids Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilfracombe, Devon

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Latitude: 51.196 / 51°11'45"N

Longitude: -4.1694 / 4°10'10"W

OS Eastings: 248512

OS Northings: 146322

OS Grid: SS485463

Mapcode National: GBR KL.4TVN

Mapcode Global: VH3PV.P64H

Plus Code: 9C3Q5RWJ+96

Entry Name: Old Maids Cottage

Listing Date: 15 June 1951

Last Amended: 14 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281876

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390141

Location: Ilfracombe, North Devon, Devon, EX34

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Ilfracombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lee St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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853-1/1/154 Old Maids Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
"Three Old Maids" Cottage)


House. Probably mid C17, altered and extended in C19 and C20.
Rendered, understood to be cob, but probably slate rubble with
some cob; thatched roof. 2-unit plan with central cross
passage with stone or cob internal walling. One-and-a-half
storeys. Scattered fenestration: three 2-light half-dormers
and two 2-light ground-floor windows with another at eaves
level. Diamond leading throughout. Rustic tiled porch. Cusped
bargeboarding. C20 kitchen to rear. INTERIOR not inspected but
the 1973 List description mentions stop-chamfered ceiling
beams and hewn roof trusses.

Listing NGR: SS4851246322

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