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Rectory Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Whimple, Devon

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86994

Location: Whimple, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

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

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Listing Text

WHIMPLE THE SQUARE, Whimple
SY 0497-0597
10/247 Nos 1, 2 and 3 Rectory Cottages
-
GV II

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
roof.
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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