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Latitude: 50.7717 / 50°46'18"N
Longitude: -3.3626 / 3°21'45"W
OS Eastings: 304013
OS Northings: 97785
OS Grid: SY040977
Mapcode National: GBR P5.7PH5
Mapcode Global: FRA 37V1.MSB
Entry Name: Knowle Cross Cottage
Listing Date: 24 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1163142
English Heritage Legacy ID: 86984
Location: Whimple, East Devon, Devon, EX5
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Whimple
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Whimple St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
WHIMPLE KNOWLE CROSS
SY 0497 0597
10/226 Knowle Cross Cottage
Cottage. Probably C18, modernised circa 1970. Plastered cob, with or without stone
footings; cob or stone rubble stacks topped with C20 brick; thatch roof.
Plan: L-plan cottage. The main block faces south and has a 2-room plan. The left
(west) room has a rear lateral stack and the right room has a maybe secondary end
stack. 1-room plan rear block at right angles behind the right end.
Exterior: nearly symmetrical 2-window front of C20 casements with glazing bars.
Central doorway contains a C20 door behind a contemporary gabled and thatch-roofed
porch. Roof is hipped both end.
Interior: has plain carpenty detail. Some old beams were introduced as
replacements circa 1970. Roof not inspected.
Knowle Cross Cottage is one of an attractive group of small thatch-roofed cottages
at Knowle Cross.
Listing NGR: SY0401397785
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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