This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.9309 / 50°55'51"N
Longitude: -4.1484 / 4°8'54"W
OS Eastings: 249120
OS Northings: 116798
OS Grid: SS491167
Mapcode National: GBR KM.PLWW
Mapcode Global: FRA 266N.1NH
Entry Name: Chestnut Cottage
Listing Date: 16 February 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1147245
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91745
Location: Little Torrington, Torridge, Devon, EX38
Civil Parish: Little Torrington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Little Torrington St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
LITTLE TORRINGTON LITTLE TORRINGTON
SS 41 NE
16/130 Chestnut Cottage
Small house. probably mid to later C17, currently being restored (Dec 1987). Partly
rendered rubble and cob walls. Gable ended thatch roof, 2 rendered stacks - one at
left gable end and one axial which is probably stone rubble.
Plan: Apparently 2 room plan with entry either into cross passage or left-hand room.
This room is heated by a gable end fireplace, the right-hand room by an axial
fireplace. C19 lean-to added at each end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2 window front of C20 2 and 3-light casements.
Gabled C20 porch to left of centre with C19 plank door behind. Lean-to against each
Interior: inaccessible at time of survey but may contain features such as original
open fireplaces, ceiling beams and possibly roof timbers.
Listing NGR: SS4912016798
Other nearby listed buildings