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Smithy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Washford Pyne, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8753 / 50°52'30"N

Longitude: -3.6986 / 3°41'55"W

OS Eastings: 280585

OS Northings: 109792

OS Grid: SS805097

Mapcode National: GBR L7.T0V5

Mapcode Global: FRA 364S.GX0

Entry Name: Smithy Cottage

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255134

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458774

Location: Washford Pyne, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid 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
6/278 Smithy Cottage
- II

Cottage. Probably C18, modernised circa 1920-30. Plastered cob over exposed rubble
with C20 brick dressings up to first floor level; rubble stack topped with C19
brick; thatched roof. 3-room plan cottage facing south-east with end stack on left
(south-west) end. 2 storeys. Regular 3-window front of C20 casements, most without
glazing bars. Doorway left of centre with C20 gabled porch. Roof is hipped to
right and half-hipped to left.
Modernised interior in which much of original timberwork has been replaced in C20.
Left (south-west) room however has 2 deeply but roughly chamfered axial beams and a
rubble fireplace with a soffit chamfered and runout stopped oak lintel and an
inserted C19 brick oven on right side.
Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS8058509792

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

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