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Latitude: 51.0355 / 51°2'7"N
Longitude: -3.7082 / 3°42'29"W
OS Eastings: 280322
OS Northings: 127629
OS Grid: SS803276
Mapcode National: GBR L6.H4DC
Mapcode Global: FRA 363C.Z0S
Entry Name: Lyddon's Cottage
Listing Date: 24 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1213311
English Heritage Legacy ID: 397884
Location: Molland, North Devon, Devon, EX36
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: Molland
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Molland St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 82 NW
15/55 Lyddon's Cottage
Farmhouse, latterly divided. Mid-C17, remodelled in the late C19. Rendered stone
rubble and cob to first floor. Gable ended scantle-slate roof. Stone stacks with C19
brick shafts at gable ends.
Plan and development: C17 3-room plan, facing south-east. Unheated central room
with passage in front between; end rooms with external end stacks. 2 dog-leg
staircases, one in right-hand room, and one in central room with foot in left-hand
room, one at least probably dating from when the house was divided. Eaves probably
raised at the same time too. 2 storeys.
Exterior: Nearly symmetrical 3-window front; C19 3-light wooden casements, those on
ground floor with segmental heads. 2 segmental-headed C19 boarded doors between
windows to left and right. Raking stone buttresses to left of right-hand door and to
right of right-hand window.
Interior: Ground-floor end rooms have ovolo-moulded cross beams with scroll stops.
Left-hand room with chamfered half beam too. Old boarded door with H-L hinges at
foot of stairs in right-hand room. First-floor rooms and roof-space not inspected.
Listing NGR: SS8032227629
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