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A Grade II Listed Building in Ashwater, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7345 / 50°44'4"N

Longitude: -4.2882 / 4°17'17"W

OS Eastings: 238622

OS Northings: 95258

OS Grid: SX386952

Mapcode National: GBR NP.32C9

Mapcode Global: FRA 17X4.F7G

Plus Code: 9C2QPPM6+QP

Entry Name: Holmdene

Listing Date: 21 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252837

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90718

Location: Ashwater, Torridge, Devon, EX21

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Ashwater

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashwater St Peter ad Vincula

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Building Thatched cottage

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SX 39 NE
3/16 Holmdene
House. Circa early to mid C18. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone rubble footings,
thatched roof gabled at ends, large projecting cob stack with set-offs and brick
shaft and left end, projecting stone stack at right end. Single depth 2-room plan
with off centre entrance directly into the right-hand room with the staircase
opposite the entrance running axially against the rear wall. The right-hand room may
originally have been unheated and the right-hand stack may be a C19 addition. 2
storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front with an off-centre front door under a gabled
brick porch. The thatch eaves are eyebrowed over 3 first floor 2-light casements, 6
panes per light. 2 windows to the left of the porch are similar, ground floor window
right has 18 panes. All windows have slate sills.
Interior Both fireplaces are partly blocked with probably C19 timber jambs and
lintels. Roofspace not inspected but may be of interest.

Listing NGR: SX3861395257

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