Pilgrim Cottage

28 Oct 1999
Pilgrim Cottage, Polson Hill, Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17 6SD
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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 POLSON HILL SS 7607 - 7707 11/177 - Pilgrim Cottage - II

Cottage. Mid C19, modernised in C20. Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stack with C20 brick chimney shaft; thatched roof. 2-room cottage facing east with larger heated room to left (south) and C20 extension on left end. 2 storeys.

Symmetrical 2-window front of late C19 casements with glazing bars and 1 (ground floor right) C20 window. Original central doorway now blocked and its 6-panel door now used between C20 extension and main house.

Interior has plain carpentry detail including an unfinished crossbeam to main room.

Fireplace is blocked but oven projection shows to rear.

Listing NGR: SS7696807209


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 House, Victorian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling