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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1215757
English Heritage Legacy ID: 87408
Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10
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
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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