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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: 1258247



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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chittlehampton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jan-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 444516

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CHITTLEHAMPTON SS 62 NW Mousetail Barton

1/114 - - II Cottage. Late C17, extended and altered in C20. Rendered stone rubble and cob, with some rendered brick at left end. Thatch roof, hipped at left end. Stone rubble stack with tapered cap at right gable end. Plan. Internal partitions removed in C20 creating single large room, but originally consisted of 2-room and cross-passage plan, with large heated room to right and room to left divided axially to create parlour and scullery, with the staircase formerly running up beside the rear wall and entering the passage at rear left-hand corner. In C20 the passage and room partitions removed, the cross-passage doorway blocked and entry made into single storey gabled wing added to front right end. Continuous outshut added to rear. 2 storeys. 3-window range 2-light casements 6 panes per light, the 2 windows to right C19, that to left end replaced in C20. Ground floor has 2-light casement to left of C20 window inserted in blocked cross passage doorway. C20 gabled extension to front right end. Interior: Cambered chamfered and scroll-stopped fireplace lintel. Chamfered and scroll-stopped cross ceiling beam to former right-hand room. Roof trusses of rough pegged straight principals. No sign of smoke-blackening.

Listing NGR: SS6096725039

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National Grid Reference: SS 60967 25039


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