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Torhill Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Drewsteignton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7184 / 50°43'6"N

Longitude: -3.8327 / 3°49'57"W

OS Eastings: 270716

OS Northings: 92580

OS Grid: SX707925

Mapcode National: GBR QB.W54W

Mapcode Global: FRA 27V5.YF1

Entry Name: Torhill Cottage

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306529

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94862

Location: Drewsteignton, West Devon, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Drewsteignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Drewsteignton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 79 SW DREWSTEIGNTON

5/66 Torhill Cottage


II

Cottage. Probably early C19, renovated and enlarged circa 1965. Plastered cob on
stone rubble footings; disused stone rubble stack; thatch roof.
Plan: originally a 2-room plan cottage facing south. The larger right (east) room
has a disused gable-end stack. 1-room plan extension of circa 1960 on left end.
2 storeys.
Exterior: regular but not symmetrical 3-window front of circa 1965 casements
without glazing bars. Ground floor left window is converted to a French window.
Doorway has been moved from the centre to the left of the original cottage and
contains a C20 door and contemporary shingle roofed porch. Another similar door and
porch on the side of the extension. Main roof is has a steeply pitched half hip to
left. Extension is flat-roofed.
Interior: has plain carpentry detail where exposed.
Torhill Cottage lies close by the main A30 which at this point is embanked and
therefore the traffic passes close to the thatch roof.


Listing NGR: SX7071692580

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

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