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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: 1106523



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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hemyock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Apr-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 95701

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ST 11 NW HEMYOCK 1/45 Shoebrook's Cottage - - II Detached cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18 with an extension dated 1828. Rendered; mainly random rubble with some cob; gable end slate roof. Originally a 2-room cottage, the left-hand room little more than an unheated entrance and passage, with a larger right-hand room heated by an axial (but formerly on end) stack with brick shaft. The 1828 extension is to the right of this. 2 storeys. Exterior. Front: One 3-light C19 casement window to first floor, one later casement window to main room with doorway to left. Rear with glazed extension and one 3-light casement window to first floor. Interior: open fireplace (still in use as such) with unchamfered lintel. Main room with ceiling cross beam, chamfered with scroll stops. An intact example of a late C17 smallholder's cottage, possibly originally a squatters cottage, in remote terrain on the south slopes of the Blackdown Hills. (c.f. Studleys, qv.)

Listing NGR: ST1464515398

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National Grid Reference: ST 14645 15398


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