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Rashleigh Mill Cottage Including Outbuilding to South East

A Grade II Listed Building in Wembworthy, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9027 / 50°54'9"N

Longitude: -3.9034 / 3°54'12"W

OS Eastings: 266260

OS Northings: 113198

OS Grid: SS662131

Mapcode National: GBR KY.RGYW

Mapcode Global: FRA 26QQ.756

Entry Name: Rashleigh Mill Cottage Including Outbuilding to South East

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95543

Location: Wembworthy, Mid Devon, Devon, EX18

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Wembworthy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Wembworthy with Eggesford

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

WEMBWORTHY BRIDGE REEVE
SS 61 SE
1/72 Rashleigh Mill Cottage including
- outbuilding to south-east
GV II
Farmhouse and adjoining outbuilding, former mill house. Probably C18. Plastered
cob on rubble footings; stone rubble or cob stacks topped with C19 brick; thatch
roof.
Long low gable-ended range facing south-west alongside the road. The house at left
(north-western) end has 2-room and central staircase plan. Left room has large
projecting rear lateral stack and right room has axial stack between the room and
adjoining outbuildings. Outshots to rear, parts of which may be original. Outshot
to rear of right room has late C19-early C20 stack. The outbuildings at right
(south-eastern) and comprise 3 byres or stores with haylofts over. 2 storeys.
House has irregular fenestration, 4 windows on ground floor and 2 to first. All
late C19 and C20 casements with glazing bars. The thatch eaves rise over first
floor right end window. Roughly central C19 part-glazed 6-panel door with C20
monopitch and corrugated iron roofed hood. Left gable end has first floor casement
with glazing bars. The thatch eaves drops down from house to the adjoining
outbuildings. The left byre or store is blind to the front, that in centre has
only a front door and that at right end has front ventilator and in the right gable
end ground floor double doorway with loading hatch to hayloft over.
Interior: of house shows mostly result of late C19 and C20 modernisations. Right
room has exposed roughly-finished crossbeam, probably C18. Left room carpentry is
plastered over and both fireplaces are blocked. Roof not inspected.


Listing NGR: SS6626013198

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