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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
Entry Name: Ivy Cottage
Listing Date: 11 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1306648
English Heritage Legacy ID: 95430
Location: Silverton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5
District: Mid 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
SILVERTON FORE STREET (east side)
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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