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Devon Cottage myrtle Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6817 / 50°40'54"N

Longitude: -3.2348 / 3°14'5"W

OS Eastings: 312859

OS Northings: 87618

OS Grid: SY128876

Mapcode National: GBR P8.XN2W

Mapcode Global: FRA 4738.PM6

Entry Name: Devon Cottage myrtle Lodge

Listing Date: 12 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1215757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87408

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Salcombe Regis St Mary and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

Myrtle Lodge.
Devon Cottage.
SY 1287 1/20 12.10.51.
SY 1287 1/21
Originally one house called "Myrtle Cottage". One of earliest "Cottages"
in Sidmouth. Keble brought a reading party here in 1813. Long irregular
2 storey stucco front. 3 storeys in gables. 2 gables of different sizes,
one very steeply pitched. Much picturesque "Gothicised" detail: ornamental
bargeboards and eaves fascias, oriel windows and pointed casements scale
shaped lights to heads of some of them. Some glazing bars missing, others
with diamond glazing pattern. Splayed 'Gothic' bay to ground floor.
The house is shut in with high trees.

Listing NGR: SY1285987618

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

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