13 Fore Street

2 Sep 1999
13 Fore Street, Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17 6NX
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

MORCHARD BISHOP FORE STREET (north-east side) SS 7607 - 7707 11/158 Morchard Bishop - 26.8.65 No. 13 GV II

Cottage. Probably early C19. Plastered cob on rubble footings, rubble and brick stack; thatched roof. Small 1 room plan cottage facing south-west adjoining 12 Fore Street (q.v.) to right and forming north-western end of a row of adjoining cottages.

Rear diagonal corner stack. 2 storeys. 2-window front with late C19 - early C20 casements with glazing bars to first floor and C20 casement to ground floor, left of plank door. Roof hipped to right. Interior not inspected. Cottage is end one of a row of 13 cottages which together form the longest continuous run of thatch-roofed buildings in Devon, and probably the longest run in England.

Listing NGR: SS7687307704


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2255 IOE Records taken by Michael Woodhead; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Michael Woodhead. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Woodhead, Michael

Rights Holder: Woodhead, Michael


Cob, Plaster, Rubble, Thatch, Georgian Row, Victorian Domestic, Multiple Dwelling, Dwelling, Row House, Monument (By Form), House