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Jolly Sailor Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in East Ogwell, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5181 / 50°31'5"N

Longitude: -3.6398 / 3°38'23"W

OS Eastings: 283844

OS Northings: 69984

OS Grid: SX838699

Mapcode National: GBR QQ.0SNP

Mapcode Global: FRA 378P.FTZ

Plus Code: 9C2RG996+63

Entry Name: Jolly Sailor Inn

Listing Date: 23 August 1955

Last Amended: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84294

Location: Ogwell, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ogwell

Built-Up Area: East Ogwell

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ogwell St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Public House, possibly the former Church House (Devon Record Office Q/S 65/2-7: the
East Ogwell Inn was called the Church House Inn in the 1820s). C16 or C17.
Rendered stone, possible with some cob. Thatched roof, gabled each end. 2
storeys. Irregular fenestration consisting of C19 wood casements. 2 doorways in
ground storey, each with a window to left of it. Over the doorways and the window
between them a slated pent roof on wood brackets over the pent roof and a little
way to right at sill level in second storey a moulded stringcourse. 4 second-
storey windows grouped in centre. To left of them a wrought-iron bracket for inn
sign. Remnants of corbel-table under eaves of roof. Stone stack with later brick
shaft in each gable, the eastern stack particularly large with offsets. Interior:
ground storey has heavy chamfered ceiling-beams, some with straight-cut stops said
to have been a through passage leading from the left-hand front door, but no
structural evidence remains. Small fireplace in west gable with chamfered wood
lintel having straight-cut stops. In east gable a large fireplace with chamfered
wood lintel and a large stone-lined oven having a rectangular stone opening. In
second storey a stud-and-panel partition, the studs chamfered and with
indeterminate stops. Roof-trusses (plastered) are are mostly, if not entirely,
side-pegged jointed crucks.

Listing NGR: SX8384469984

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