History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

No 2 Venton Cottages and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Weare Giffard, Devon

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9855 / 50°59'7"N

Longitude: -4.1613 / 4°9'40"W

OS Eastings: 248391

OS Northings: 122900

OS Grid: SS483229

Mapcode National: GBR KL.L9LR

Mapcode Global: FRA 265H.W1P

Entry Name: No 2 Venton Cottages and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105112

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91546

Location: Weare Giffard, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Weare Giffard

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Weare Giffard Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Find accommodation in
Weare Giffard

Listing Text

WEARE GIFFARD VENTON
SS42SE
No 2 Venton Cottages
7/225
and attached outbuilding
II
Two dwellings, now house and attached outbuilding. Mid/late C17. Roughcast
stone and cob; hipped and gabled artificial slate roof; C20 brick ridge stack.
3-unit plan with cross passage to left of central hall. 2 storeys; 3-window
range. C20 porch and door to left. Flat arches over late C19/C20 two-light
casements. Interior: chamfered and plain beams to ground floor; C18 plank
door with sneck latch to rear of passage. C17 A-frame roof with lap-jointed
collars and ridge purlin set into notched apexes. Subsidiary features:
2-storey C17 outbuilding, formerly a separate dwelling, attached to right. Of
roughcast stone and cob with corrugated iron roof. C20 metal door. Rear wall
has C19 metal door. Interior: C17 three-bay A-frame roof with lap-jointed
collars and ridge purlin set into notched apex. First-floor beams have been
removed; C17 fireplace on right end wall of first floor has wattle and daub
hood resting on plain corbelled bressummer.


Listing NGR: SS4839122900

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.