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Latitude: 50.7665 / 50°45'59"N
Longitude: -3.3573 / 3°21'26"W
OS Eastings: 304378
OS Northings: 97203
OS Grid: SY043972
Mapcode National: GBR P5.84WX
Mapcode Global: FRA 37V2.3VH
Entry Name: Rectory Cottages
Listing Date: 24 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1098090
English Heritage Legacy ID: 86994
Location: Whimple, East Devon, Devon, EX5
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Whimple
Built-Up Area: Whimple
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Whimple St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
WHIMPLE THE SQUARE, Whimple
10/247 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Rectory Cottages
Row of 3 cottages. Mid - late C19. Plastered cob on stone rubble, parts may be
rebuilt in stone rubble or brick; probably brick stacks and chimneyshafts; slate
Plan: row of 3 contemporary cottages built alongside the churchyard facing onto the
square to south. Each cottage is 1-room wide and 2 rooms deep. No 1 is at the left
(west) end and has a gable-end stack. No 2 next to it is a mirror plan cottage and
an axial stack in the party wall between Nos 2 and 3 serves back-to-back stacks. No
3 at the right end, has a lobby entrance onto the stack. 2 storeys.
Exterior: overall irregular 5-window fornt of C19 and C20 casements with glazing
bars. The 3 front doorways all contain C20 doors. Roof is gable-ended.
Nos 1, 2, and 3 Rectory Cottages contribute to a pleasant group of buildings,
including the Church of St Mary (q.v).
Listing NGR: SY0437897203
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