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Chaplins and the Laurels

A Grade II Listed Building in East Ogwell, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5179 / 50°31'4"N

Longitude: -3.6405 / 3°38'25"W

OS Eastings: 283794

OS Northings: 69965

OS Grid: SX837699

Mapcode National: GBR QQ.0SF0

Mapcode Global: FRA 378P.FK8

Plus Code: 9C2RG995+5R

Entry Name: Chaplins and the Laurels

Listing Date: 23 August 1955

Last Amended: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84293

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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4/16 Chaplins (formerly listed as Chaplins
23.8.55 Cottage) and the Laurels (formerly
listed as The Laurels and house
GV adjoining and to South of the Laurels)

Pair of cottages, The Laurels said to be a former chapel. Chaplins (on left) late
C16 or C17 with porch (possibly a later addition) dated 1718. The Laurels of
uncertain date, but probably later than Chaplins (the 2 are separated by a thick
wall on ground storey, containing what appears to be a blocked window belonging to
Chaplins). Both cottages have additions at rear. Rendered stone or cob.
Corrugated-iron roof, believed to cover thatch. 2 storeys. Chaplins has roughly
central doorway with chamfered, square-headed wood frame and plank door. Gabled
porch with rendered, solid walls and slate roof; slit window in left-hand wall.
Wood lintel at front has segmental arch and rests on ashlar block at either side,
that on left inscribed R W and that on right 1718. One window at either side of
porch on ground storey, another above it and a fourth to right in second storey;
all C19 or early C20 wood casements. Projecting brick stack in left-hand gable;
stack with brick shaft in rear wall to right. Interior has through passage with
plank walls. Ground-storey room to right has chamfered ceiling-beam with step-
stops. Rest of interior not inspected. The Laurels has doorway with C20 door to
left. One C19 or early C20 wood casement window in each storey to right. Right-
hand gable has stone stack with brick shaft on top. Interior not inspected. Both
cottages may contain interesting features concealed under plaster.

Listing NGR: SX8379569965

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