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Bow Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3322 / 50°19'56"N

Longitude: -3.6769 / 3°40'36"W

OS Eastings: 280748

OS Northings: 49378

OS Grid: SX807493

Mapcode National: GBR QN.0H22

Mapcode Global: FRA 3855.5CK

Entry Name: Bow Cottage

Listing Date: 25 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99820

Location: Blackawton, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Blackawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Blackawton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX84NW Bow Cottage

Small house. Probably late C17 or early C18. Limewashed stone rubble.
Steeply pitched gable-ended roof clad in asbestos. Large stone rubble gable
end stack at left-hand end.
Plan: 2 room plan with a central entrance. The rooms appear to be about
the same size, the left-hand room heated from a large gable end stack, the
right-hand room was probably unheated. In the C20 a small single storey
extension was added at the left-hand end. The ground is higher at the
right-hand end and at the back onto the road.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 2-window south front. Small C19
2-light casements with small panes, the ground floor windows have slate
hoodmoulds. Central doorway with a late C19 or C20 plank door and canopy
clad in corrugated iron. At the front the plinth is chamfered.
The rear elevation facing the road has no windows in the original part of
the house.
Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX8074849378

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

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