Post Cottage And Two Adjoining Cottages To The North

29 Sep 1999
Post Cottage And Two Adjoining Cottages To The North, South Pool, South Hams, Devon, TQ7 2RP
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SOUTH POOL SOUTH POOL VILLAGE SX 74 SE 6/145 Post Cottage and two adjoining Cottages to the north


Row of 3 cottages, formerly 4. C18 altered in C20. Rendered and plastered stone rubble walls which may incorporate some cob. Thatched roofs to central and right- hand cottages with gable end, asbestos slate roof to left-hand cottage hipped at end. This cottage has a brick stack on a rubble base at its left end, brick axial stack and one at right-hand end of row.

Plan: the left-hand and central cottages are of 2-room plan, Post Cottage to right was formerly 2 cottages but now has 3 rooms.

Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2 : 2 : 3 window front. The left-hand and central cottages have early to mid C20 2-light casements apart from a late C19 or early C20 4-pane sash to right on ground floor of central cottage. Post Cottage has an early C19 horizontal sliding sash to left on 1st floor with a C19 2-light casement to its right and below. A former leanto porch to left on ground floor is now a bay window. 2 early C20 4-pane sashes to the right. Gabled brick porch to right of centre has a 4-panel door behind. The other 2 cottages have similar circa early C20 porches with a C20 4-panel door to the left-hand one and C20 plank door to the central one.

Interior: inaccessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SX7744540095


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0089 IOE Records taken by Dorothea Baker; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Ms Dorothea Baker. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Baker, Dorothea

Rights Holder: Baker, Dorothea


Asbestos, Brick, Plaster, Render, Rubble, Stone, Thatch, Stuart House, Georgian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling