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A Grade II Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7623 / 50°45'44"N

Longitude: -3.4676 / 3°28'3"W

OS Eastings: 296588

OS Northings: 96883

OS Grid: SX965968

Mapcode National: GBR P2.CC22

Mapcode Global: FRA 37M2.8XB

Plus Code: 9C2RQG6J+WX

Entry Name: Cogswells

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88480

Location: Poltimore, East Devon, Devon, EX4

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Poltimore

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Poltimore with Huxham

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


5/169 Cogswells


House. C17 core (or earlier) with C18 and C19 additions. Cob, stone plinth,
rendered, the street front faced in red brick, under thatched hipped roof, the
late C19 parts under 2 slated gabled-ends. The oldest range lies at right angles
to the road, the left-hand wing to this (forming an L-shaped plan) faces the
street; the internal angle of the plan filled with late C19 2-window range
facing access lane to left. 2 storeys. Front: (ie. to street), 3 window range,
3-light windows above under eyebrow eaves, timber casements, each light round-
headed, the central light taller than those to each side which are
fixed; polygonal leading. Asymmetrically-placed late C19 porch, open,
with round-headed timber arch and roundels in spandrels, turned baluster
railings; square-headed 3-light windows to either side, with large
diamond leaded panes. The right-hand elevation (the older house) with
three 3-light windows above, with lintels at eaves level; thatched porch
with C20 lattice-work with one 3-light window to either side. Panelled
door. Internal lateral stack. Left-hand side with C19 sash and casement
windows. Building is reported to contain a smoke blackened roof. (M.
Laithewaite). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX9658796887

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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