NORTON COTTAGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1252963
Date first listed:
20-Nov-1986
Statutory Address:
NORTON COTTAGES, 1 AND 2

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Location

Statutory Address:
NORTON COTTAGES, 1 AND 2

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

County:
Devon
District:
Mid Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Colebrooke
National Grid Reference:
SS 77190 01301

Details

COLEBROOKE COLEFORD SS 70 SE 3/129 - Nos. 1 and 2 Norton Cottages

GV II

2 cottages. Formerly 3 cottages. Late C19 with extension of circa 1960. Plastered cob on rubble footings, circa 1960 brick extension; stone rubble stacks with C19 and C20 brick chimney shafts; thatch roof. Originally three 1-roan plan cottages facing east. The left (southern) pair are now joined as No. 1 Norton Cottages. The right cottage with the circa 1960 extension on the end now makes up No. 2 Norton Cottages. The left end former cottage (No. 1) has a projecting end stack, the other 2 former cottages have outer axial stacks. The left end cottage and circa 1960 extension are 2 storeys, the 2 former cottages between are 2 storeys with attics. Overall 4-window front, 1 to each unit. The original cottages have late C19 casements with glazing bars and extension has circa 1960 iron-framed casements without glazing bars. The 2 former cottages to centre (No. 1) and right (No. 2) have symmetrical 2-window arrangement rising above flanking blocks. The doors are paired in the middle and under the eaves are twin fixed pane lights to the attics. Roof is hipped each side and flanked by chimney shafts. The former cottage to left (Now 1) has outer windows and a similar plank door on inner side. Roof is hipped. The circa 1960 extension to right (No. 2) also has a door on inner side. Its roof is flat. Interiors are little modernised and show plain carpentry detail where exposed.

Listing NGR: SS7719001301

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
436085
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 24 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/11050/30
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Terence Harper. Source Historic England Archive
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