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The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

Torridge (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SS 51389 09128


PETROCKSTOWE PETROCKSTOWE SS 50 NW 8/62 Nos. 3, 4 5 and 6 The Square - - II Group of 4 attached cottages. Late C17 to early C18 with C19 additions. Plastered cob walls. Gable-ended thatch roof. 3 brick stacks - 1 at each gable end and 1 axial. Plan: L-shaped plan with 2 cottages forming each wing - the left-hand wing at least is likely to have originally been 1 house. Each cottage in it now consists of an outer principal heated room and a very small inner room. No's 3 and 4 which comprise the right-hand wing each have only 1-room with C19 outshuts at the rear. Exterior: 2 storeys. Nos 3 and 4 to the right have an asymmetrical 2:2 window front of mainly early C20 2-light casements by but No. 4 to left has a C19 part- leaded pane casement on 1st floor to left and a 3-light casement below C20 plank door to the right adjoining circa early C20 part-glazed door to No.3. Nos 5 and 6 project from the left end of No.4, No. 5 in the corner. Only having a very small frontage with 2-light C19 leaded pane casement above plank door. No. 6 to left has small 2-light casements on lst floor C20 to left partly C19 leaded pane to right with C20 part-glazed lean-to porch below. Interior: of No. 5 only inspected - contained small brick open fireplace with chamfered and stopped wooden lintel. Rough straight principal rafters. Features of interest such as open fireplaces and ceiling are likely to survive in the other cottages.

Listing NGR: SS5138909128


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 03 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/04610/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Douglas G Wood. Source Historic England Archive
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