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Latitude: 50.7793 / 50°46'45"N
Longitude: -3.2147 / 3°12'52"W
OS Eastings: 314455
OS Northings: 98451
OS Grid: SY144984
Mapcode National: GBR P9.97HM
Mapcode Global: FRA 4741.5D6
Plus Code: 9C2RQQHP+P4
Entry Name: Rectory Cottage
Listing Date: 27 January 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204831
English Heritage Legacy ID: 87140
Location: Gittisham, East Devon, Devon, EX14
Civil Parish: Gittisham
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Gittisham St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SY 19 NW
7/139 Rectory Cottage
Small estate house. Probably late C17/early C18. Colourwashed rendered cob on stone
footings; thatched roof with a plain ridge, hipped at ends; axial stack.
Plan: Single depth 3 room plan the 2 left hand rooms heated by back to back
fireplaces in an axial stack associated with a winder stair; baffle entrance facing
the chimney-breast. The left hand room is the kitchen, parlour in the centre,
unheated service room at the right end.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3 window front with a C19 plank front door and a
set of C19 2- and 3-light small-pane casements.
Interior: The left hand fireplace has a chamfered lintel, chamfered axial beam to
Roof: Not inspected but may be of interest.
A very unspoiled small vernacular house.
Listing NGR: SY1445598451
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