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Tudor Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Rockbeare, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7491 / 50°44'56"N

Longitude: -3.3904 / 3°23'25"W

OS Eastings: 302006

OS Northings: 95310

OS Grid: SY020953

Mapcode National: GBR P4.Q7XS

Mapcode Global: FRA 37S3.GYN

Entry Name: Tudor Cottage

Listing Date: 26 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352448

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


SY 09 NW ROCKBEARE ROCKBEARE

1/144 Tudor Cottage
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GV II

Cottage. C17, modernised circa 1980. Plastered cob on rubble footings; brick stack
with plastered top; slate roof (originally thatch).
Small 2-room plan cottage facing south-south-east, say south. The right (eastern)
end adjoins service wing of Rockbeare Court (q.v.) and there is a left end stack.
Rear dairy and outshots rebuilt circa 1980 as service rooms. Main house is 2
storeys.
Irregular 2-window front of circa 1980 casements with glazing bars and the doorway
is right of centre. The door is C20 and recessed from the main front. The roof is
gable-ended to left and half-hipped to right against Rockbeare Court (q.v.)
Interior: the larger heated room has 2 crossbeams roughly soffit-chamfered
without stops. The fireplace appears to be a late C18-early C19 rebuild
since the present lintel hides a brick segmental arch. The oven however looks more
C17. It is brick-lined but has a volcanic stone doorway. In the roofspace it is
clear that the internal partition is original. The roof over the larger room is
carried on a clean side-pegged jointed cruck truss. It has a nailed lap-jointed
collar very high up which appears to be secondary. Another similar truss over the
smaller room has a pegged lap-jointed collar.
Since the re-building of Rockbeare Court circa 1790 Tudor Cottage has provided it
with servant accommodation.


Listing NGR: SY0201995294

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