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High Down Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Filleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0443 / 51°2'39"N

Longitude: -3.9321 / 3°55'55"W

OS Eastings: 264652

OS Northings: 128991

OS Grid: SS646289

Mapcode National: GBR KX.GFPG

Mapcode Global: FRA 26NC.7XQ

Plus Code: 9C3R23V9+P5

Entry Name: High Down Cottages

Listing Date: 26 January 1976

Last Amended: 13 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98942

Location: Filleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX32

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Filleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chittlehampton with Umberleigh

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 62 NW
- Nos. 1 & 2 High Down Cottages
26.1.76 (formerly listed as High Down)

Paired cottages. Late C18. Rendered cob with hipped thatched roof. Main range of
paired cottages with 2 principal heated rooms each and sharing central stack, with
rear wing to each cottage making half H shape.
Main elevation is 2 storeys, 6 windows. The central 2 bays break forward, the
windows are 6-pane sashes. Door in gable porch in bays 2 and 5, that to left half
glazed plank that to right original plank. Central paired stack and tall external
stack with offsets at either gable end. Brick tops, that to right lower. Bread
oven beside stack. Rear elevation has modern porches to wings and outshut closing
off the recessed centre.
Interior: plain open well stair with stick balusters to first floor landing.
Principal rafter roof. Space not accessible. Right-hand cottage largely altered.

Listing NGR: SS6465228991

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