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Hembercombe Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadhembury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8385 / 50°50'18"N

Longitude: -3.2801 / 3°16'48"W

OS Eastings: 309962

OS Northings: 105105

OS Grid: ST099051

Mapcode National: GBR LS.WJVX

Mapcode Global: FRA 460W.9ZP

Plus Code: 9C2RRPQ9+9X

Entry Name: Hembercombe Cottage

Listing Date: 7 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333795

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87076

Location: Broadhembury, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Broadhembury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Broadhembury St Andrew, Apostle and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Small estate cottage. Probably late C17/C18, C20 renovations. Creamwashed rendered
cob on stone rubble footings; thatched roof with a plain ridge, gabled at ends,
hipped at right end of addition; end stacks with red brick shafts.
Plan: Single depth plan, 2 rooms wide with a central entrance, 1 room plan addition
(single storey) at the right end, rear outshut probably post-dating the main range.
Exterior: Sited on the outskirts of Broadhembury village. 2 storeys. Slightly
asymmetrical 2 window front with a central C20 or C19 gabled porch with a segmental
arched outer doorway and a C20 plank and stud front door. Ground floor window left
is a probably C19 2-light small-pane timber casement, ground floor right a 3-light
C20 timber replacement with small panes. 2 first floor gabled dormers with C19 or
C20 small pane timber casements. 2-light small-pane casement in right end addition.
Interior: Not inspected but said to be plain.
One of a group of small houses and cottages on the lane leading to Broadhembury
Common, probably a commoner's cottage.

Listing NGR: ST0996205105

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