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Latitude: 50.8215 / 50°49'17"N
Longitude: -4.3008 / 4°18'2"W
OS Eastings: 238033
OS Northings: 104967
OS Grid: SS380049
Mapcode National: GBR KD.XJ9R
Mapcode Global: FRA 16WX.N9H
Entry Name: Lower Upcott
Listing Date: 26 January 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1105090
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91588
Location: Cookbury, Torridge, Devon, EX22
Civil Parish: Cookbury
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Bradford with Cookbury
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 30 SE
8/35 No. 3 Lower Upcott
Cottage. Circa late C17 or early C18. Rendered cob and stone rubble walls.
Corrugated iron roof over thatch, gabled to left end half hipped to right. Rendered
rubble axial stack.
Plan: original plan unclear as the house probably extended into the adjoining
building to the left. It now consists of 2 main rooms both heated by an axial stack
which divides them although the rignt-hand fireplace may be inserted. Beyond this
room is a C19 staircase and a further small room which has probably been partitioned
off. C18 or early C19 outshut added at rear.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front of circa early C19 horizontal
sliding sashes on 1st floor of 12 and 8-panes. C19 fixed 18-pane window below at
centre. Late inserted glazed door and side-light to left. Late C19 part-glazed
porch to right. In right-hand end wall is early C19 12-pane ( 1st floor) horizontal
sliding sash and similar 8-pane window below. Outshut along rear wall with C20
lean-to against its end.
Interior: left-hand room has fireplace with roughly chamfered wooden lintel, right-
hand room has brick jambs to fireplace and plain wooden lintel. No substantial roof
timbers visible on 1st floor.
Listing NGR: SS3803304967
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.