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Little Shanty

A Grade II Listed Building in Chawleigh, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9028 / 50°54'10"N

Longitude: -3.851 / 3°51'3"W

OS Eastings: 269938

OS Northings: 113117

OS Grid: SS699131

Mapcode National: GBR L0.RJ6T

Mapcode Global: FRA 26TQ.9J4

Entry Name: Little Shanty

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95494

Location: Chawleigh, Mid Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Chawleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chawleigh St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CHAWLEIGH
SS 61 SE
1/23 Little Shanty
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GV II
Cottage, said once to have been a toll-house. C18 with late C19 extension.
Plastered cob on rubble footings; stone rubble stack topped with C19 brick; thatch
roof.
Originally a 1-room plan cottage facing south-west with projecting right (south-
east) end stack. Late C19 extension set back from right end.
2-storeys with single storey extension. Main block has single ground floor C20
fixed pane window with glazing bars. Roof is half-hipped to left and gable-ended
to right. Left end has late C19 - early C20 casements with glazing bars at ground
and first floor levels and right end has contemporary first floor casement and
door behind C20 flat-roofed porch in angle of 2-ranges. Front of extension has C20
timber mullion and transom window containing panels of coloured Victorian leaded
glass.
Interior of main block shows most original plain-finished carpentry detail. Roof
not inspected. Shown as Moortown Cottages on OS map.


Listing NGR: SS6993813117

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