Shinner's Bridge Cottages

3 Sep 2002
Shinner's Bridge Cottages, 1, 2 And 3 Cott Road, Dartington, South Hams, Devon, TQ9 6HQ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

DARTINGTON SX7862 - SX7962 COTT ROAD, SHINNER'S BRIDGE 12/114 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Shinner's Bridge Cottages


Terrace of 3 cottages. Circa 1840 with late Cl9 additions at rear. Local limestone rubble. Steeply pitched slate roof with gables ends; scantle slates at rear. Rendered axial and gable end chimney stacks the 2 axial stacks each has 2 later red brick diagonally set shafts.

Plan: row of 3 cottages; the end cottages (nos 1 and 3) are each 2 room single depth plan with services in rear outshuts; the centre cottage (No 2) is 2 rooms deep, the front room in projection and the services in a later addition at the rear.

Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2:1:2 window range, the centre in a gabled projection. first floor windows right and left are in small gables; all the gables have slated verges. the 3 ground floor windows and the centre first floor window have 3 lights, the 4 first floor windows left and right are 2-lights; all are original ovolo moulded wooden mullion windows containing casements with glazing bars, in deeply chamfered openings, the integrally chamfered lintels have masons mitres; some of the windows retain their simple hoodmoulds. 3 doorways, one at each end of the front and the third on the left hand return of the central projection; with deep chamfered rendered jambs continuing into the chamfered 4-centred with wooden lintels; the end doorways have stone voussoirs over; plank door with cover moulds; the top window is blind.

Catslide roofs over rear outshuts, and 2 storey gabled rear wing at centre built of stone rubble with yellow brick dressings.

Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX7872062124


This is part of the Series: IOE\Stephens_Russell J IOE Records for Stephens, Russell J; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr Russell J Stephens. Source Historic England Archive

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Photographer: Stephens, Russell J

Rights Holder: Stephens, Russell J


Limestone, Rubble, Slate, Georgian Terrace, Victorian Domestic, Multiple Dwelling, Dwelling, Terraced House, Monument <By Form>, House