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Rock Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Dartmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3404 / 50°20'25"N

Longitude: -3.5754 / 3°34'31"W

OS Eastings: 287992

OS Northings: 50124

OS Grid: SX879501

Mapcode National: GBR QS.S51C

Mapcode Global: FRA 38D4.GWV

Entry Name: Rock Cottage

Listing Date: 9 April 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387404

Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dartmouth

Built-Up Area: Dartmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SX8750 WEEKE HILL, Warfleet
673-1/6/304 (West side)
09/04/92 Rock Cottage


House. c1820-30, some C20 modernisation. Local stone rubble
with brick dressings, slate-hung on the street front, plaster
stripped from the garden front; end and lateral stacks with
brick chimneyshafts and old pots; slate roof.
PLAN: Double-depth, 2 rooms wide, central entrance passage
with stairs off between the front and back left rooms.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Near-symmetrical 3-window front, mostly
12-pane sashes but right bay has ground-floor 8-pane sash and
first-floor blind window. Central round-headed doorway
contains a part-glazed 6-panel door under a fanlight with
glazing bars. Evidence around doorway for removed gabled
porch, but it was probably secondary. Deep eaves on shaped
timber brackets. Right (east) garden front was originally
plastered and is a 3-window range of 12-pane sashes, including
a blind ground-floor centre window. Low segmental brick arches
revealed on this side.
INTERIOR: Original detail includes open-string stair with
stick balusters, panelled doors and coved cornices to the
principal rooms. Original chimneypieces have been removed.
Cellar with external steps down from the rear has brick vault.
Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX8799250124

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

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