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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: 1308808



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

County: Devon

District: West Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: North Tawton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Oct-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 92963

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NORTH TAWTON SS 69 NE 9/80 Torre Cottage II Small house. Circa late C17 or early C18 with C20 additions. Rendered rubble and cob walls. Hipped thatched roof. Central axial rendered brick stack. Plan: 2-room plan, each room heated by central axial stack with back-to-back fireplaces, likely originally to have had baffle entry in front of stack but entry is now into left-hand room. C20 additions at rear. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front, 3 windows to ground floor. C20 3-light casements except for ground floor right-hand window which is 1-light. To left of centre is C19 or C20 open-fronted thatched porch behind which has probably the original wide plank door. C20 1-storey additions at rear. Interior: open fireplaces with wooden lintels in both rooms.

Listing NGR: SX6524599955

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National Grid Reference: SX 65245 99955


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