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DEER'S LEAP DEER'S LEAP COTTAGE

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.

Name: DEER'S LEAP DEER'S LEAP COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1107043

Location

DEER'S LEAP COTTAGE, WEST TOWN ROAD
DEER'S LEAP, WEST TOWN ROAD

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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Newton St. Cyres

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 96407

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

NEWTON ST CYRES WEST TOWN ROAD SX 89 NE 5/55 Deer's Leap and Deer's Leap - Cottage

GV II

Former farmhouse, now 2 cottages. Early C17, possibly earlier. Plastered cob on rubble plinth; stone and brick stacks; thatched roof. Traditional 3-room and through passage plan with inner room to right (now Deer's Leap Cottage). Roof hipped to right, half-hipped to left. Now 2-storeys throughout plus 3 window front. Massive plastered volcanic stone stack projects from hall to front (north-west). Apparently C19 stacks on rear wall serving outer rooms. Passage door left of stack. Irregular fenestration of C19 and C20 iron and wooden casements. Service room at lower end with C17 axial beam supported on end wall by carved post. Oak post-and-panel screen on lower passage side. Large C17 hall fireplace of volcanic stone with oak lintel (chamfered with scroll stops). Rear hall wall with C17 oak window of 2-lights and chamfered mullions. Original framing exposed on first floor.

Listing NGR: SX8777597682

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National Grid Reference: SX 87775 97682

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