COWLERS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1107745
Date first listed:
25-Feb-1965
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Nov-1985
Statutory Address:
COWLERS

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Location

Statutory Address:
COWLERS

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

County:
Devon
District:
North Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Heanton Punchardon
National Grid Reference:
SS 50187 35646

Details

SS 53 NW HEANTON PUNCHARDON HEANTON PUNCHARDON

8/190 Cowlers (formerly listed as No 43 - Heanton Hill) 25.2.65 GV II

House, probably Cl7 origins, remodelled in C18. Rubble and cob faced in Flemish bond brickwork. Wheat reed thatch roof, hipped with brick stack at left end and large lateral stack to rear. 3-cell cross-passage plan largely unaffected by C18 attempt to re-order facade. 2 storeys 4 window range of 2-light timber casements, 8 panes each light over 3 similar casements with cambered lintels, the 2 to left flanking doorway with fluted keystones. C20 pedimented doorcase and panelled door. Brick plat-band and moulded brick plinth to left-hand bays, right bay plain broken forward. Slate sundial on right-hand bay wall. Dado panelling to hall, part Cl7, probably reused with some inserted panels, 2 panels high to the 4 walls with dado rail of panelling at upper end initialled HPA 1657. Lower end room walls entirely panelled in C18 with dado panels, tall panels above the dado rails and small panels over. Bolection-moulded surround to fireplace with painted decorations to the hood. Integral cupboard on north wall : example of early use of brick in Devon. Originally formed part of hostelry complex with Monks Cottage and Thatch End (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SS5019135644

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
98438
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.

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