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Yen Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in North Molton, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0752 / 51°4'30"N

Longitude: -3.8041 / 3°48'14"W

OS Eastings: 273711

OS Northings: 132203

OS Grid: SS737322

Mapcode National: GBR L2.DJ46

Mapcode Global: FRA 26X8.XGB

Entry Name: Yen Cottage

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288685

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398973

Location: North Molton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: North Molton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Molton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 73 SW
10/156 Yen Cottage
House. Probably early C18, remodelled in the mid to late C19. Rendered, probably
over stone rubble. Gable-ended scantle-slate roof. Brick stacks.
Plan and development: Three-room plan, with axial stack between 2 principal rooms to
left. Left-hand end room with integral end stack (possibly a later addition) and
entrance to front. Unheated right-hand end room, divided longitudinally, possibly a
later addition. The house was incorporated in a formal composition with the
neighbouring Heasley House Hotel (q.v.) in the early C19, also including Heasley
Cottage (q.v.). Two storeys.
Exterior: Asymmetrically-fenestrated front, with 3 windows to first floor and 4 to
ground floor; mid to late C19 two-light wooden casements. Doorway between first and
second windows from left, with C20 half-glazed door and C20 rendered gabled porch
with glazed door.
Interior: Ground-floor rooms flanking axial stack have roughly-hewn cross beams
(possibly formerly cased). Window seat in left-hand room. Old boarded doors

Listing NGR: SS7371132203

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

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