FORDTON COTTAGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1105972
Date first listed:
20-May-1985
Statutory Address:
FORDTON COTTAGES, 1-4

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORDTON COTTAGES, 1-4

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Devon
District:
West Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Drewsteignton
National Park:
DARTMOOR
National Grid Reference:
SX 75484 92447

Details

SX 79 SE CHERITON BISHOP CROCKERNWELL

10/44 Nos. 1-4 (consec.) Fordton Cottages

II

Row of 4 cottages. Probably early C19, modernised and rearranged in mid C20. Plastered cob on rubble footings; cob or rubble stacks topped with brick; thatched roof. 2-storey range under continuous roof hipped at each end. Original symmetry of plan and appearance has been altered slightly by C20 internal rearrangement. Originally a regular row of 2 room cottages with centre pair having mirror plans either side of large axial stack and breaking forward a little from the fronts of the flanking cottages, each with a room either side of its own axial stack and probably with front doors on the end of the range. Overall 8 window front of C19 and C20 timber casements 3- and 2-light casements, 3 panes per light. Inserted central doorway (to No. 3) as No. 4 (right side) now has 3 window front and No. 2 (left of centre) one room front. Door to No. 1 (left end) now on side. Despite alterations the range remains an attractive row of thatched cottages.

Listing NGR: SX7548492447

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
95145
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 20 Apr 2005
Reference: IOE01/07464/28
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Christopher Fransella. Source Historic England Archive
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