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Pound Cottage the Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Rockbeare, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7462 / 50°44'46"N

Longitude: -3.3913 / 3°23'28"W

OS Eastings: 301939

OS Northings: 94992

OS Grid: SY019949

Mapcode National: GBR P4.QFQ5

Mapcode Global: FRA 37S3.NMY

Entry Name: Pound Cottage the Post Office

Listing Date: 26 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1328774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352462

Location: Rockbeare, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Rockbeare

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Rockbeare St Mary with St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


3/139 Pound Cottage and The Post Office

Cottage and Post Office. Cottage is dated 1830, extension (now containing the Post
Office) is probably late C19-early C20. Plastered stone rubble; stone rubble or
brick stacks with plastered chimney shafts; thatch roof to cottage, slate to the
2-room plan cottage facing south-west with central staircase and end stacks, the
left (south-eastern) one projects very slightly. Probably secondary 2-storey
extension to rear. Main cottage is 2 storeys.
Symmetrical 2-window front of replacement horned 16-pane sashes and central C20 door
behind contemporary open porch with hipped thatch roof. Above the porch a Beerstone
plaque is inscribed Porch Cottage, 1830. Roof is hipped each end. Extension has
C20 fenestration.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SY0193994992

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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