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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadwoodkelly, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8358 / 50°50'8"N

Longitude: -3.9653 / 3°57'54"W

OS Eastings: 261709

OS Northings: 105868

OS Grid: SS617058

Mapcode National: GBR KV.WR97

Mapcode Global: FRA 26LW.M01

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 8 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92914

Location: Broadwoodkelly, West Devon, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Broadwoodkelly

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Broadwoodkelly All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 60 NW
2/31 The Cottage
Small house. Early C16 with C17 alterations. Rendered and plastered cob walls.
Gable ended thatched roof. Projecting rendered rubble stack with brick shaft at
each end.
Plan: 2 room plan each room heated by end stack. The right-hand end at least was
originally open to the roof with a central hearth. The roofspace of the left-hand
end is inaccessible. Fireplaces and ceilings inserted in early C17.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front - the 2 right-hand ground floor
windows are C20 2-light small-paned casements. The 2 left-hand ones are similar but
probably C19 3-light C19 casement on 1st floor. Central C20 glazed door behind
contemporary open-fronted porch. C19 outshot at rear.
Interior: Right-hand room has heavy but roughly-finished cross beam. Left-hand
room has longitudual beam with deep chamfer.
Original roof survives with 2 pairs of face-pegged jointed crucks. The right-hand
one has a morticed slightly cranked collar and triangular strengthening block in
apex and mortices for threaded purlins. It is lightly smoke-blackened. The left-
hand truss cannot be seen in the roof space because of a full height partition.

Listing NGR: SS6170605872

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

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