This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SS 4836-4936 BRAUNTON EAST STREET (west side) Braunton 12/84 - Myrtle Farm Cottage
House, formerly farmhouse, probably C17. Rubble rendered in upper parts and to surrounds of ground floor openings. Thatch roof with table end brick stacks.
Originally 3-cell plan built gable-end to street with large lateral rubble stone hall stack at front. Brick shaft is presumably later. C20 fenestration. 4 window range of first floor C19 sashes with pointed shape to thatch over blank windowheads, ground floor replaced by C20 casements. Interior much altered. Heavily patched Cl7 roof principals with trenched purlins. Cob partition in roof space suggests C18/C19 division of farmhouse into 2 dwellings.
Listing NGR: SS4888936800
© Mr Robin Mellor. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Mellor, Robin
Rights Holder: Mellor, Robin
Cob, Render, Rubble, Stone, Thatch, Tudor Farmhouse, Elizabethan Domestic, Stuart Agricultural Dwelling, Jacobean Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Monument (By Form)
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