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Latitude: 50.7553 / 50°45'19"N
Longitude: -3.8785 / 3°52'42"W
OS Eastings: 267590
OS Northings: 96760
OS Grid: SX675967
Mapcode National: GBR Q8.DRG4
Mapcode Global: FRA 27R2.YLS
Plus Code: 9C2RQ44C+4H
Entry Name: Pair of Cottages at Langdown Cross
Listing Date: 4 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1326079
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94995
Location: South Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX17
Civil Parish: South Tawton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: South Tawton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 69 NE SOUTH TAWTON LANGDOWN CROSS
1/293 Pair of cottages at Langdown
Pair of cottages. Late 1900. Local stone rubble laid to rough courses with granite
ashlar quoins; stone or brick stacks with brick chimneyshafts; slate roof with
pierced crested ridgetiles.
Plan: pair of contemporary cottages facing south-east. Each is a mirror plan of the
other. The centre part breaks forward being 2 rooms deep, each cottage 1 room wide
either side of an axial stack serving back-to-back fireplaces. Each cottage has a
third room in a room with rear lateral stack projecting outwards from the rear room.
Each has an entrance porch in the angle between the rooms. 2 storeys with probably
integral outshots across the rear.
Exterior: symmetrical front. Only the projecting centre contains front windows, 1
to each cottage, all original casements with glazing bars and the first floor ones
are gabled half dormers with plain bargeboards. Lean-to porches in the angles
containing plain plank doors. The roof over the central part is tall and hipped
both ends and the outer wings are gable-ended. Further windows in the end walls.
Interiors not inspected.
Listing NGR: SX6759096760
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