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Little Croft

A Grade II Listed Building in Rockbeare, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7476 / 50°44'51"N

Longitude: -3.3901 / 3°23'24"W

OS Eastings: 302025

OS Northings: 95138

OS Grid: SY020951

Mapcode National: GBR P4.Q81Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 37S3.H40

Entry Name: Little Croft

Listing Date: 26 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352460

Location: Rockbeare, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Rockbeare

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Rockbeare St Mary with St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1/137 Little Croft


Cottages. C17, modernised in C19. Plastered cob on stone rubble footings; cob or
stone rubble stack without a chimney shaft; thatch roof.
3-room plan cottage facing east. The entrance near the left (southern) end is
directly into the main room which has a disused large projecting rear lateral stack.
There is a winder stair to the front of the left end. There is a small C20 service
outshot to rear of the central room. Main block is 2 storeys.
Irregular 2-window front of C20 casements without glazing bars with a third first
floor window at the left end lighting the stairs. 2 of the first floor windows are
half dormers with the thatch lifted over the top. Front doorway has C20 plank and
contemporary plank-roofed hood on wrought iron brackets. Roof is half-hipped to
right and to left butts the rear of the Old Bakery adjoining.
Interior Very little carpentry detail is exposed. The main room has a soffit-
chamfered crossbeam with its C17 stops knocked off. The fireplace is blocked.
Elsewhere timbers are cased in and the roof trusses are buried in the partitions.
The roofspace is not accessible.

Listing NGR: SY0202595138

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

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