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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141352
English Heritage Legacy ID: 352460
Location: Rockbeare, East Devon, Devon, EX5
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
SY 09 SW ROCKBEARE ROCKBEARE
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
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