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Preston Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Colebrooke, Devon

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Latitude: 50.779 / 50°46'44"N

Longitude: -3.77 / 3°46'12"W

OS Eastings: 275304

OS Northings: 99201

OS Grid: SX753992

Mapcode National: GBR QG.B96X

Mapcode Global: FRA 27Z1.52H

Plus Code: 9C2RQ6HH+HX

Entry Name: Preston Cottage

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305766

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96596

Location: Colebrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Colebrooke

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Colebrooke

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SX 79 NE
- Preston Cottage

- II

House, formerly small farmhouse. C18, modernised circa 1970. Plastered cob on
rubble footings; stone rubble stacks topped with C20 brick; thatch roof.
2-room, lobby entrance plan house facing south-east with probably secondary outshot
on left (south-west) end. Right room has projecting end stack and left room has
axial stack. C20 service extension to rear. 2 storeys. Irregular 2-window front,
all circa 1970 casements with glazing bars including outshot window. First floor
windows have low curving eyebrows over. Roughly central doorway now with C20 door
and porch, latter with hipped, thatch roof. Roof is gable-ended to right and
hipped to left running continuously down over outshot.
Interior : shows plain carpentry detail where exposed. The beams are roughly
finished. Roof not inspected.
Shown as Prestons on O.S map.

Listing NGR: SX7530499201

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