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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: 1107302



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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Meshaw

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Oct-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 97448

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MESHAW MESHAW SS 71 NE 4/43 Rosedene - GV II House, partly divided to form a post office early C20, now all one house again. Early C18, C19 alteration, including refenestration and leanto at rear. Rubble and cob, rendered and colourwashed, wheat straw-thatched roof gabled ends, tall brick axial stack to right with offsets with corrugated iron. Plan: 2 rooms on ground floor with direct entry into hall to right, heated by the gable-end stack, unheated service room to left with early C20 door opening inserted to form direct access. C19 leanto at rear. Exterior: 2 storeys, almost symmetrical, 2 window range, C19 2-light casements with glazing bars, except C19 shop window of 12-panes to left of ground floor. 2 door openings to centre side by side, to left plank door, to right late C20 half- glazed door. Thatched eaves run down at rear over a lean-to, no window openings. Interior: hall with blocked gable-end fireplace with C20 gate. Lateral ceiling beam with run-out stops. Service room with early C20 post office fittings including counter with grille and telephone booth, quite an unusual survival. First floor featureless. Roof: with trusses with lapped pegged collars, probably early C18. Prominent roadside position at the road entrance to Meshaw.

Listing NGR: SS7596019626

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National Grid Reference: SS 75960 19626


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