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A Grade II Listed Building in Shebbear, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8525 / 50°51'8"N

Longitude: -4.1896 / 4°11'22"W

OS Eastings: 245968

OS Northings: 108168

OS Grid: SS459081

Mapcode National: GBR KK.VNGF

Mapcode Global: FRA 263V.9M4

Entry Name: Lovacott

Listing Date: 25 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91045

Location: Shebbear, Torridge, Devon, EX21

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Shebbear

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Shebbear St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 40 NE
7/70 Lovacott
- II
House. Early - mid C19 possibly with later C19 addition. Plastered stone walls.
Hipped slate roof, gabled to rear wings. 2 brick axial stacks and one at gable-end
of rear wing.
Plan: front range is double depth with rooms to either side of a central entrance
hall. There are 2 rear wings of which 1 at least is likely to be an original
service wing.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window front. On 1st floor are original 12-
pane hornless sashes, the outer ones with projecting keystones above. Below on each
side are 3-light canted bay windows which are probably an original feature but have
had late C20 PVC lights inserted. Central glazed porch inserted below original
canopy doorhood and with 6-panel door behind which has a semi-circular fanlight
above. The right-hand corner of the front has the remains of rusticated plaster
quoins. At rear are 2 parallel wings to left and centre.
Interior: not accessible at time of survey but likely to contain original joinery
such as doors, shutters and staircase, and simple plasterwork.

Listing NGR: SS4596808168

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

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