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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: 1106978



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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 96562

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BOW WALSON ROAD SS 70 SW 2/49 - Paddocks Cottage and Nymet Cottage

- II

2 cottages. Early C19. Plastered cob on rubble footings; stone rubble stack topped with C19 and C20 brick; thatch roof. 2 adjoining cottages which were built together facing south. They have mirror plans comprising large inner heated rooms and small outer unheated rooms. Central stack in party wall serving back-to-back fireplaces. Paddocks to left (west) now has door in end wall through C20 porch. 2 storeys. Originally a symmetrical front, each cottage with 2 windows and central door. Nymet Cottage preserves the original arrangement although windows containing leaded glass and door with monopitch hood are C20 replacements. Paddocks Cottage also has C20 casements with glazing bars but the door is now blocked by a window and the cottage is entered through a slate- roofed porch on the end. Roof is half-hipped each end. Interiors have plain carpentry detail. The larger room of Paddocks Cottage has a roughly finished axial beam but similar in Nymet Cottage has been replaced. Both have rubble fireplaces with plain oak lintels and ovens towards rear. During renovation work in Nymet Cottage a half-penny of 1806 was discovered under a window sill. Nymet Cottages on

Listing NGR: SS7335900834

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National Grid Reference: SS 73359 00834


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