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Holly House Including Front Garden Area Wall to East

A Grade II Listed Building in Dittisham, Devon

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Latitude: 50.382 / 50°22'55"N

Longitude: -3.5961 / 3°35'46"W

OS Eastings: 286613

OS Northings: 54789

OS Grid: SX866547

Mapcode National: GBR QR.HKQ1

Mapcode Global: FRA 38C1.6T7

Entry Name: Holly House Including Front Garden Area Wall to East

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101213

Location: Dittisham, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dittisham

Built-Up Area: Dittisham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dittisham St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

DITTISHAM (South side),
Holly House including front
garden area wall to E


Cottage. Probably C18 possibly the remodelling of an earlier house which
may have incorporated the adjoining house Dartside (qv) to the right.
Roughcast stone rubble-slate roof with gabled ends and red clay ridge
tiles. Left hand gable end stack with rendsered shaft and 2 turned red
clay pots.
Plan: 2 room plan with a central cross-passage. Both rooms heated from
gable end stacks. The cross-passage leads to an axial passage behind the
right hand room and gives access to a straight staircase against the rear
wall and back doorway to the right. It is possible that Holly House was
originally the lower end of the adjoining house Dartside (qv) to the right.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Nearly symmetrical 3-window east front, the windows
and doorway a little to the right. C20 2-light casements with glazing bars.
Doorway to right of centre with circa early C19 6-panel door, the bottom
panels flush, the top panels glazled. C20 gabled open porch. At the rear a
small outbuilding to the left.
Including wall enclosing a small front garden area; probably C19, local
limestone and slate rubble with cement capping; a gateway at the centre
with projecting piers.
Interior:m on the ground floor circa early C19 6-panel doors and an C18
stud and panel partition behind the right hand room. A C20 straight
staircase to the rear right. On the first floor there are 2 early C18
fielded panel doors. The roofspace was not inspected butr the foot of one
straight principal rafter is visible from the first floor.

Listing NGR: SX8661354789

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

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