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Thatchstone Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Washford Pyne, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8755 / 50°52'31"N

Longitude: -3.7005 / 3°42'1"W

OS Eastings: 280453

OS Northings: 109826

OS Grid: SS804098

Mapcode National: GBR L7.T0CT

Mapcode Global: FRA 364S.G4V

Entry Name: Thatchstone Cottage

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255131

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458772

Location: Washford Pyne, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Washford Pyne

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Washford Pyne St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 80 NW
6/276 Thatchstone Cottage
- II

House, former farmhouse. Late C17-early C18, thoroughly renovated in 1981.
Plastered cob on rubble footings; rubble stack with C19 and C20 brick top; thatched
roof. 4-room plan cottage facing south-east. Right (north-east) room is C20
extension and interior layout much-altered in 1981 renovation. Nearly central axial
stack serving back-to-back fireplaces. 2 storeys. Irregular 4-window front of 1981
casements with glazing bars in late C19 style. 1981 glazed door left of centre.
Roof is hipped to right and half-hipped to left. Stone rubble buttress on left
(south-west) end facing road incorporates a plaque inscribed 'Built 1741, restored
Interior: Stack was much rebuilt in 1981. Rooms either side show only exposed
original features. Small room to right has an axial beam and larger room to left
has 2 crossbeams; all are chamfered with straight cut stops.
Roof not inspected. According to present owner date of 1741 was his estimate of
date of erection.

Listing NGR: SS8045309826

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

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