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A Grade II Listed Building in Westleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 51.037 / 51°2'13"N

Longitude: -4.182 / 4°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 247108

OS Northings: 128674

OS Grid: SS471286

Mapcode National: GBR KK.GY4X

Mapcode Global: FRA 264C.SNS

Entry Name: Downmans

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98870

Location: Westleigh, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Westleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Westleigh

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 42 NE
Nos 1 and 2 Downmans
2 adjoining cottages. Late C17 or early C18. Rendered stone rubble and cob.
Thatch roofs with brick ridge stack and rendered stack at right end.
2 single room cottages, no. 1 to left has lobby entry with winder staircase beside
rear side of stack, no 2 has cross-passage with stairs to rear.
2 storeys. Each cottage has 2 window range. No. 1 has two 4 paned sashes above
sash with margin glazing bars and plank door to right. C20 outshut to rear with
corrugated asbestos roof. No. 2 has 2 horizontal sliding sashes, 6 panes per light
above two 2 light casements 6 panes per light to right of porch with slated gabled
porch with shaped bargeboards. 4 panelled door, the upper panels glazed. Painted
quoins to all the openings.
Interior of No. 1 has 6 panelled doors to inner lobby and original winder
staircase. Chamfered ceiling beams to both cottages. No access to roof space but
original trusses appear to survive.

Listing NGR: SS4710428672

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

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