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Rose Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Shobrooke, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8091 / 50°48'32"N

Longitude: -3.5737 / 3°34'25"W

OS Eastings: 289215

OS Northings: 102236

OS Grid: SS892022

Mapcode National: GBR LD.Y8H4

Mapcode Global: FRA 36DY.PK1

Plus Code: 9C2RRC5G+JG

Entry Name: Rose Cottage

Listing Date: 30 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96449

Location: Shobrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Shobrooke

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Shobrooke St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Cottage Thatched cottage

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House, formerly row of 3 cottages. Mid - late C17, modernised 1984. Plastered cob
on rubble footings; cob and volcanic stone stacks, partly rebuilt and topped with
C19 brick; wheatreed thatched roof. Originally a row of 3, one-room cottages. 2-
storeys. Cob and brick stack with stone base projecting from left (east) gable.
Framed partition dividing east and central cottage. Large axial stack with
fireplaces on both sides between central and western cottage. Roof hipped to west
(right of front). Irregular 3-window front to road, and formerly one door to each
ground floor room (outer pair blocked by windows in 1984) and 2 small windows
between central and right door. Interior modernised 1984. Chamfered cross beam
with scroll stops to middle room and remains of 3 volcanic stone fireplaces with
side ovens. Original roof intact. Central first floor window blocked but early
frame exposed internally. Rare survival of early 1-room cottages.

Listing NGR: SS8921502236

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