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Fir Cottage westbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Sampford Courtenay, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.792 / 50°47'31"N

Longitude: -3.9409 / 3°56'27"W

OS Eastings: 263298

OS Northings: 100950

OS Grid: SS632009

Mapcode National: GBR KW.ZKGH

Mapcode Global: FRA 27M0.4HJ

Entry Name: Fir Cottage westbury

Listing Date: 8 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93071

Location: Sampford Courtenay, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Sampford Courtenay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sampford Courtenay St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SAMPFORD COURTENAY SAMPFORD COURTENAY
SS 60 SW
11/188 Fir Cottage and Westbury
II

Pair of cottages. Circa late C17 and probably C18. Rendered cob and rubble walls.
Fir Cottage has thatch roof gabled to right end. Westbury has gable ended slate
roof. Fir Cottage has large projecting rendered rubble or cob rear lateral stack
and axial brick stack. Westbury has projecting rendered rubble stack at left gable
end with brick shaft and C20 brick shaft set in from the eaves.
Plan: Fir Cottage is probably the earlier with a 2-room plan possibly with central
passage, rignt-hand room heated by rear lateral stack left-hand room by axial stack.
Westbury has smaller 2-room plan with left-hand room heated by axial stack.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Westbury to left has asymmetrical 2-window front of C20 1, 2
and 4-light casements. Plank door to left of centre. Fir Cottage has asymmetrical
2-window front of C20 2-light casements. The left-hand side of the house projects
with a C20 leanto porch in the angle which has a stable-type door.
Interior inaccessible at time of survey.


Listing NGR: SS6329800950

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