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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1105348



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

County: Devon

District: West Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: North Tawton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Oct-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 93000

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NORTH TAWTON NORTH STREET, North Tawton SS 60 SE 13/117 Nos. 21 & 23 and Cob Cottage GV II 3 Cottages, originally one house. C16 with C17 alterations divided probably in C19. Rendered cob walls. Gable ended thatched roof. 2 rendered stacks, one offset from ridge at left gable end, one at right gable end. Plan: now comprises a 1-room plan cottage to the left, the right-hand cottage has 1-room at the front and another in a rear wing. Originally may have been a 2 or 3- room and through passage plan, possibly truncated at one end. Probably C17 or C18 wing behind right-hand end which was divided off to form Cob Cottage. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front, No. 21 to left, No. 23 to right. C20 2-light casements on first floor in small openings. No. 21 has C19 2-light small-paned casement to the left and a C20 part-glazed door to the right. No. 23 has a 3-light small-paned C20 casement to the right of a C20 part-glazed door. Wing extends to its rear, part of which is Cob Cottage. Interior: No. 21 shows evidence of an early truss with curved feet on the first floor but no access to it in roof space.

Listing NGR: SS6640801872

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National Grid Reference: SS 66408 01872


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