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Torre Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in East Ogwell, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5209 / 50°31'15"N

Longitude: -3.6383 / 3°38'18"W

OS Eastings: 283953

OS Northings: 70290

OS Grid: SX839702

Mapcode National: GBR QQ.0LXN

Mapcode Global: FRA 378P.8CL

Plus Code: 9C2RG9C6+8M

Entry Name: Torre Cottage

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096696

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84284

Location: Ogwell, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ogwell

Built-Up Area: East Ogwell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ogwell St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/6 Torre Cottage

- II

House, probably a former farmhouse of which the upper end has been demolished.
Late C16 or C17 with C20 addition on north-east. Rendered stone or cob. Thatched
roof, half-hipped at left-hand end. Brick stack rising from roof off-centre to
right. Projecting stone stack with tapered top in left-hand gable; later brick
shafts on top and to one side. Probably a 2- or 3-room and through-passage plan, of
which only the lower end and part of the hall now remain. 2 storeys with single-
storey lean-to (probably of cob) at rear. 4 windows wide, all windows with C20
wood casements of traditional C19 character. Doorway in second bay from right
opens into through passage. To left a large room (probably the former kitchen) has
chamfered ceiling beams, one with a step-stop. Fireplace with segmental brick arch
and stone oven with a plain rectangular opening of stone. Projecting stair turret
at rear. To right a small room (probably the remains of the former hall) with
stack backing on to through-passage. Roof trusses (not inspected) have plain feet
to the principal. rafters and are said by the owner to be unblackened. Other
interior features may be concealed under plaster.

Listing NGR: SX8395370290

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