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A Grade II Listed Building in Dolton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8903 / 50°53'25"N

Longitude: -4.0343 / 4°2'3"W

OS Eastings: 257012

OS Northings: 112059

OS Grid: SS570120

Mapcode National: GBR KR.SCS8

Mapcode Global: FRA 26FR.B3Z

Entry Name: Merrymeet

Listing Date: 21 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309450

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90858

Location: Dolton, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Dolton

Built-Up Area: Dolton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dolton St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 5712
14/65 Merrymeet
House. Early - mid C17 possibly with earlier origins probably with Cl8 addition.
Rendered cob walls. Gable-ended thatch roof. 3 gable-end projecting rendered
rubble stacks with brick shafts.
Plan: L-shaped plan, the original range is probably that with 2 heated rooms and
the wing projecting from the right-hand one may be a C18 addition, possibly as a
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front to main range of early C19 16-
pane sashes. C20 part-glazed door to left and right, the right-hand one is behind a
glass leanto porch.
Wing projecting from right-hand end has late C19 4-pane sash on 1st floor and late
C20 bow window below. All the 1st floor windows have gables in the thatch above
with C19 decorative barge-boards and finials. C19 outbuilding projecting from end
of wing.
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but likely to contain C17 features such as
fireplaces and ceiling beams and possibly good quality C19 joinery. The roof
structure may also be of interest.

Listing NGR: SS5701212059

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

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