COB COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1105348
Date first listed:
08-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
21 AND 23, NORTH STREET
Statutory Address:
COB COTTAGE, NORTH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
21 AND 23, NORTH STREET
Statutory Address:
COB COTTAGE, NORTH STREET

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

County:
Devon
District:
West Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
North Tawton
National Grid Reference:
SS 66408 01872

Details

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
93000
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 17 May 2004
Reference: IOE01/12222/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Terry Abbiss. Source Historic England Archive
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