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Latitude: 50.6478 / 50°38'52"N
Longitude: -3.4203 / 3°25'13"W
OS Eastings: 299681
OS Northings: 84087
OS Grid: SX996840
Mapcode National: GBR P3.RZVS
Mapcode Global: FRA 37QC.9BP
Entry Name: Rogue's Roost
Listing Date: 21 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165411
English Heritage Legacy ID: 88535
Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8
District: East Devon
Civil Parish: Lympstone
Built-Up Area: Lympstone
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Lympstone Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 98 SE LYMPSTONE LONGMEADOW ROAD (north side),
5/35 Rogue's Roost
Formerly known as Upcott.
Detached house, originally a farmhouse. Probably late C16, considerably altered and
enlarged in the C18 and C19. Roughcast cob on stone footings; gabled-end pantiled
roof. Formerly a 3-room, cross-passage plan, the service end to the left of
passage, with the rear wing at the higher end. Axial stack backing onto site of
passage heats hall; service end and inner room heated by all-brick external stacks,
possibly C18, that to the right with numerous set-offs. 2 storeys.
Front: asymmetrical 4-window range, three 12-pane horizontally sliding sash windows
the sills with wooden guide pegs and a late-C20 casement window to first floor; 2
similar sash windows, and 3 casement windows, all of 2 lights, one (C19) with
transom to ground floor. Doorway with canopy on shaped brackets. Guttering
supported by small brackets is C20.
Interior: Some unchamfered cross ceiling beams to service end and inner room; some
early C19 joinery. The roof was entirely replaced about 20 years ago (information
from present occupier).
Listing NGR: SX9968184087
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