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© Mr Robert W Keniston

IoE Number: 390860
Location: THE GRANARY OR STUDIO, TOTNES ROAD
  TORQUAY, TORBAY, DEVON
Photographer: Mr Robert W Keniston
Date Photographed: 09 June 2005
Date listed: 20 November 1952
Date of last amendment: 03 May 1994
Grade II

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TORQUAY SX8963 TOTNES ROAD, Cockington 885-1/16/386 (South West side) 20/11/52 The Studio (Formerly Listed as: TOTNES ROAD, Cockington The Granary or Studio) GV II Formerly known as: The Granary or Studio COCKINGTON LANE Cockington. Probably a granary associated with adjacent water mill (The Mill, (qv)), now considerably restored and used as a souvenir shop. C19 and C20 alterations to earlier building. Local stone rubble with thatch roof. PLAN: Building on rough east/west axis with east end onto the lane. 2 storeys. EXTERIOR: Mostly result of C20 modernisation. Wide front shop window apparently blocking cart entrance with segmental arch head. Smaller arch on right end to porch and side entrance to shop. Close behind the porch a projection with canted sides of unknown function. Rear end with external stone steps to first floor door. South side with C20 windows and doors, some in older openings. Thatch eaves with eyebrows over openings. Tall steeply pitched thatch roof hipped each end and contains dormer windows. INTERIOR: Appears to be largely result of C20 modernisation. Roof not inspected. The Studio, with the other buildings associated with The Mill (qv), forms part of an exceptionally attractive group of listed buildings in an unspoilt village and the adjoining Cockington Park. Included for group value.

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