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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: 1309553



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

County: Devon

District: Torridge

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Shebbear

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Mar-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 91053

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SS 40 NW 6/78

SHEBBEAR HAYCROSS HILL, Shebbear Nos 1 and 2 Goamans Cottages

(Formerly listed as Nos. 1 and 2 Gormans)


Pair of cottages. Circa early C18 with C19 additions. Plastered cob walls. Gable- ended thatch roof. Plastered rubble stack with brick shaft at left gable-end, brick shaft at right gable end. Plan: pair of 2-room cottages - right-hand cottage now 1 main room, each heated by gable-end stack bit apparently there is an axial stack in the dividing wall which is now disused. C19 and C20 rear outshuts added. Exterior: 2 storeys. Regular 4-window front - 2:2 - of early C20 2-light casements. Each cottage has a C19 gabled porch at centre - a C20 glazed door to the left-hand one and early C20 panelled and glazed door behind the right-hand one. Large lean-to against right-hand end wall. Interior: of left-hand cottage has wany rough ceiling beams and wooden lintel visible to fireplace opening now blocked. Rough straight principal rafters. These cottages are probably the most traditional looking in the village preserving an unspoilt appearance.

Listing NGR: SS4401309074

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National Grid Reference: SS 44013 09074


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