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Latitude: 50.8009 / 50°48'3"N
Longitude: -3.8142 / 3°48'51"W
OS Eastings: 272248
OS Northings: 101712
OS Grid: SS722017
Mapcode National: GBR L2.YTT1
Mapcode Global: FRA 26WZ.CV0
Plus Code: 9C2RR52P+88
Entry Name: Richmond Cottage
Listing Date: 20 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1325623
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96537
Location: Bow, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
Civil Parish: Bow
Built-Up Area: Bow
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Bow (or Nymet Tracey) with Broad Nymet
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 70 SW
BOW (south side)
Cottage. Mid C17. Plastered cob on rubble footings; cob stack with C20 brick top; thatch roof.
Two-room plan house facing north with roughly central through passage. Larger right (western) room heated by stack in party wall with adjoining Hillside (q.v.) C19 service extension to rear of right room. Two storeys. Balanced two-window front of late C19 casements with glazing bars, two lights to left, three lights to right. Contemporary four-panel door to passage a little left of centre. Roof is gable-ended to left and continuous with adjoining Hillside to right.
Interior: larger right room has cob fireplace now lined with stone and replacement timber lintel. There are seats either side and large aperture on left side to now-demolished oven or smoking chamber. Crossbeam is soffit-chamfered with unusual scroll-nick stops. Roof of A-frame trusses with pegged lap-jointed collars.
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22 January 2019.
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