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Rocky Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Northlew, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7725 / 50°46'21"N

Longitude: -4.1176 / 4°7'3"W

OS Eastings: 250782

OS Northings: 99132

OS Grid: SX507991

Mapcode National: GBR NX.0Q5X

Mapcode Global: FRA 2781.FPS

Entry Name: Rocky Cottage

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326520

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93355

Location: Northlew, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Northlew

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Northlew St Thomas of Canterbury

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

NORTHLEW NORTHLEW
SX 59 NW
9/245 Rocky Cottage
- II
Cottage. Later C17 with C18 and C19 additions and C20 alterations. Plastered cob
and rubble walls. Hipped thatch roof. Axial brick stack on stone base. Plan:
Original part is at the centre - probably 2-room plan cottage with heated room to
the right. In C18 outbuilding added at left hand and 1-room addition made at right-
hand end which then had a C19 outshut added. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical
4-window front of irregular heights. All C20 2-light casements apart from former
outbuilding addition at left-hand end which has 3 fixed lights on first floor.
Large thatch doorhood to left of centre over C20 glazed door. C20 thatched roof
porch to right-hand addition with plank door behind. Garage door at front of right-
hand lean-to. Interior: Somewhat altered in C20 but retains chamfered wooden
lintel to fireplace. Probably C19 insubstantial straight principal rafters.


Listing NGR: SX5078299132

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