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Waterslade Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hockworthy, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9631 / 50°57'47"N

Longitude: -3.3621 / 3°21'43"W

OS Eastings: 304440

OS Northings: 119067

OS Grid: ST044190

Mapcode National: GBR LP.MN2G

Mapcode Global: FRA 36VK.N03

Plus Code: 9C2RXJ7Q+65

Entry Name: Waterslade Cottage

Listing Date: 17 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95926

Location: Hockworthy, Mid Devon, Devon, TA21

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Hockworthy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hockworthy St Simon and St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Thatched cottage

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4/76 Waterslade Cottage

Cottage. Late C17 - early C18, thoroughly renovated circa 1980. Plastered stone
rubble; the stacks have been demolished and replaced with C20 concrete blocks;
thatch roof.
Plan: 3-room plan cottage facing south. In fact the left end room is a store and
open to the roof. Thus the cottage proper has a 2-room plan with central entrance
and staircase between the rooms. Each room has an outer end stack. 2 storeys.
Exterior: the main cottage has a symmetrical 2-window front of circa 1980 aluminium
framed casements arranged around a central front doorway which contains a C19 plank
door behind a C20 thatch-roofed porch on rustic posts. A third aluminum window
ground floor left. Roof is hipped to left end and gable-ended to right.
Interior: was just about completely rebuilt circa 1980 with plain carpentry and
joinery detail. The roof however is late C17 - early C18, a series of A-frame
trusses with pegged lap-jointed collars.
Waterslade Cottage forms an attractive group with nearby Waterslade Farmhouse (q.v).

Listing NGR: ST0444019067

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