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Tree Cottage well Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolfardisworthy, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8748 / 50°52'29"N

Longitude: -3.699 / 3°41'56"W

OS Eastings: 280556

OS Northings: 109745

OS Grid: SS805097

Mapcode National: GBR L7.T6PY

Mapcode Global: FRA 364S.GRT

Entry Name: Tree Cottage well Cottage

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434006

Location: Woolfardisworthy, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Woolfardisworthy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woolfardisworthy East St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 80 NW
6/295 Tree Cottage and Well Cottage
- II

2 cottages. Late C18-early C19, both enlarged in C20. Original building is
plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stacks topped with C20 brick; thatched
roof. Pair of semi-detached cottages facing south-east. Tree Cottage to left
(south-west) was originally a 2-room cottage but a third room added to left (south-
west) end circa 1968. Axial stacks on outer ends of original 2 rooms. Well Cottage
was originally a 1-room cottage with rear lateral stack but enlarged to 2 rooms in
C20. Both 2 storeys. Tree Cottage has regular 3-window front of C20 casements,
most with glazing bars and copying earlier style. Originally central door now right
of centre since extension and has late C19-early C20 porch with monopitch slate
roof. Roof is gable-ended to left and eaves rise at that end over 1968 extension.
Well Cottage has 3-window front of C20 casements without glazing bars. Door at
right end to C20 extension has C20 gabled and slate-roofed porch. Thatch roof
continues from Tree Cottage over original (left) part of Well Cottage but C20
extension has lower gable-ended slate roof.
Interior of Tree Cottage has plain carpentry detail where exposed. Larger right
room has unfinished cross beam and large rubble fireplace with roughly finished oak
lintel and left side rebuilt with C19 brick with insertion of large oven. Roof not
inspected. Interior of Well Cottage not inspected. Previously known as Gillets

Listing NGR: SS8055609745

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

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