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Keeper's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6643 / 50°39'51"N

Longitude: -3.4001 / 3°24'0"W

OS Eastings: 301146

OS Northings: 85888

OS Grid: SY011858

Mapcode National: GBR P4.9Z6X

Mapcode Global: FRA 37RB.56W

Plus Code: 9C2RMH7X+PX

Entry Name: Keeper's Cottage

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104167

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88669

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury with Exton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


2/151 Keeper's Cottage
- II

Former farmhouse. C17 rebuilding of a medieval house. Plastered cob on stone
footings; concrete tiled roof, gabled-end to left, hipped to right. 3 room, cross-
passage plan type, the service end to the right of passage. External left-hand
end stack, and an external rear lateral stack to hall, both completely rebuilt
in brick. 2 storeys.
Front: completely late C20 fenestration; 2 lst floor windows originally under
eyebrow eaves; 4 ground floor windows; open slate-roofed, leanto porch.
Interior: chamfered and stopped ceiling cross beam to hall; hall fireplace with
chamfered wooden jamb (another possibly concealed). 4 jointed crucks with C17
crossed and pegged apex carpentry; the roof has a considerable number of reused
smoke-blackened timbers, including the ridge-piece.

Listing NGR: SY0114685888

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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