MARINE COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1203052
Date first listed:
14-Mar-1994
Statutory Address:
MARINE COTTAGE, BACK WAY

Map

Ordnance survey map of MARINE COTTAGE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1203052 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 16-Oct-2019 at 23:43:43.

Location

Statutory Address:
MARINE COTTAGE, BACK WAY

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

County:
Devon
District:
North Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Ilfracombe
National Grid Reference:
SS 51759 47652

Details

ILFRACOMBE

SS5147 BACK WAY 853-1/6/10 (North side) Marine Cottage

II

Detached house. Early C19. Roughcast cob and stone walls. Asbestos slated roof with red ridge tiles. No chimneys. PLAN: oblong, double-fronted plan, probably only 1-room-deep; built gable end on to the Back Way. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 4 at rear. 2 windows wide on entrance front (facing east), but with long unwindowed area at right-hand end. Front end wall has 1 window in each storey; sashes in recessed box frames, 3 panes per sash in ground and third storeys, 2 panes in second storey. East wall has round-arched doorway to right of ground storey, sash window to left; second storey has 2 sash windows, third storey 1 sash window to right. All sashes 8- paned, except for 2-paned ones in third storey. Rear (north) end wall, facing the sea, has canted wooden bay window with slated pent roof in second storey; 8-paned sashes in centre, 4-paned ones at sides. Window with pointed arch in third storey. Pierced and shaped bargeboards to gable. West wall has only 2 windows; 1 small one with a single sheet of glass, the other of 2 lights with wooden, mullion and transom frame. INTERIOR: original stair with column newel, square baluster. 6-panel doors with moulded frames. The house is one of the better preserved of the scatter of dwellings that occupied the northern slopes of the town before the large-scale developments of the late C19. It is shown in Banfield's map of the 1830s. (Lamplugh L: Ilfracombe: 1984-: 49).

Listing NGR: SS5175947652

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
390149
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lamplugh, L, Ilfracombe, (1984), 49

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

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 06 Jun 2006
Reference: IOE01/15444/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Barbara Hilton. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].