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Lillybrook Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8335 / 50°50'0"N

Longitude: -3.6493 / 3°38'57"W

OS Eastings: 283954

OS Northings: 105072

OS Grid: SS839050

Mapcode National: GBR L9.WTJY

Mapcode Global: FRA 367W.Q4B

Plus Code: 9C2RR9M2+C7

Entry Name: Lillybrook Cottage

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243138

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446659

Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sandford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1/238 Lillybrook Cottage


Farmhouse converted to 2 cottages, now one house. C16 with C17 improvements, C18
and C20 alterations. Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble or cob stacks topped
with C19 brick; wheat reed thatched roof. Originally a 3-room-and-through-passage
house facing south with former inner room at left (west) end. Interior rearranged
in C18 when divided into 2 cottages. Projecting end stacks and lateral hall stack
projecting to front. Continuous outshots across back wall (onto road). 2
storeys. 4-window front of late C19 and C20 casements, 2 each side of roughly
central stack. 2 small first floor windows to right have thatch eyebrows over and
to left rise into eaves. C20 door to former passage right of centre and secondary
cottage door at left end. Left room (former inner room) has late C16-early C17
axial beam; chamfered with step stops. Hall fireplace has possibly reset C16 oak
lintel. Roof over hall apparently C18 trusses.

Listing NGR: SS8395405072

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

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