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Rogue's Roost

A Grade II Listed Building in Lympstone, Devon

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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

Plus Code: 9C2RJHXH+4V

Entry Name: Rogue's Roost

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165411

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88535

Location: Lympstone, East Devon, Devon, EX8

County: Devon

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

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5/35 Rogue's Roost
- II
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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