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Ivy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Silverton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8169 / 50°49'0"N

Longitude: -3.4833 / 3°28'59"W

OS Eastings: 295605

OS Northings: 102974

OS Grid: SS956029

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.XTLJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 36LY.2SK

Plus Code: 9C2RRG88+QM

Entry Name: Ivy Cottage

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95430

Location: Silverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Silverton

Built-Up Area: Silverton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Silverton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 90 SE
- No. 28 (Ivy Cottage)
Detached house. C15 or early C16 with later alterations. Roughcast cob, with some
stone, stone footings. Half-hipped thatched roof. Formerly a 3-room, through-
passage plan, with lower end to left of passage the higher end originally open to the
roof, and a rear parlour wing forming an L-shaped plan overall. Front, lateral,
external stack with paired set offs and brick shaft heats hall; rear stack (now
internal) with brick shaft, heats parlour; lower end once heated by a now dismantled
external end stack. 2-storeys.
Front: 4-window range; 2-light C19 casement windows to first floor, 3-panes per
light with margin panes; 3 similar windows to ground floor, with a C20 single-light
window in addition. 3-light casement window to wing, with 10 leaded panes per light.
Interior: Hall with 1 and 2 half beams, axial, chamfered, with ovolo-mouldings;
fireplace with deep cavetto moulding to wooden lintel and stone jambs. Roughly
chamfered axial beam to parlour. No ancient features visible to lower end, although
it is possible that screens survive to either side of through-passage. Roof: 3
(probably jointed) crucks; apex morticed and pegged, diagonal ridge-piece; 1 cranked
collar, the others straight and replaced; the hall and parlour roof smoke-blackened
(the parlour less heavily so than the hall); lower end roof clean.

Listing NGR: SS9560502974

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