- 22 Jun 2002
- Rose Cottage, Rockbeare, East Devon, Devon, EX5 2ES
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SY 09 SW ROCKBEARE MARSH GREEN
3/110 Rose Cottage - - II
Cottage. Probably C17, refurbished in late C19. Plastered cob on stone rubble footings, one end rebuilt in brick; one stone rubble or cob stack, the other brick and both topped with C19 brick; thatch roof.
3-room plan cottage facing south-east. Axial stack serving back-to-back fireplaces between centre and right (north-eastern) rooms. Left end stack in rebuilt brick wall. 2 storeys.
Regular but not symmetrical 3-window front, all C20 iron-framed casements except the first floor right which is C19 with glazing bars. Main doorway left of centre is C20 behind contemporary gabled and tile-roofed porch. Secondary plank door at right end. Roof half-hipped to right and gable-ended to left. The left end wall is whitewashed brick which appears on end of front as imitation quoins.
Interior: all beams are covered over or have been removed and fireplaces are blocked. Roof not inspected but is said to include original A-frame trusses.
Listing NGR: SY0418893671
Copyright IoE Mr Barry F. Newbery. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Newbery, Barry F.
Rights Holder: Newbery, Barry F.
Brick, Cob, Plaster, Rubble, Stone, Thatch, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling