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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.

Name: ROCK COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1097637

Location

ROCK COTTAGE, FORCHES HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
DevonTeignbridgeDistrict AuthorityStokeinteignhead

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Dec-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 86016

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History

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Details

STOKEINTEIGNHEAD FORCHES HILL, Stokeinteignhead SX 9070-9170

17/370 Rock Cottage -

GV II

Cottage. Probably C17 or earlier, C20 addition on left end. Whitewashed rendered cob and stone rubble; thatched roof, half-hipped at right end, gabled at left end; projecting front lateral stack with set-offs. Plan: Probably a 2 room plan with a central entrance. The right hand room is heated from a front lateral stack. The left hand room has a stack at the left end, but it may have been unheated originally. In the C20 a single-storey extension was added to the left end. Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 1 window front with a C20 front door to the left of the stack, 1 small ground floor window and 1 first floor C20 3-light timber casement with glazing bars. The right return has 1 first floor 3-light timber casement with glazing bars. The rear elevation, backing onto Forches Hill, has 1 first and 1 ground floor 2-light timber casement with glazing bars and 1 small ground floor C20 window. Plaster armorial bearing with supporters of unknown date on the rear wall. These are identical to the armorial bearings in Old Bailey Farmhouse (q.v.). Interior: Access to interior unobtainable at time of survey (1987) but said to have exposed carpentry.

Listing NGR: SX9154270607

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National Grid Reference: SX 91542 70607

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