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Cross Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8375 / 50°50'14"N

Longitude: -3.6405 / 3°38'25"W

OS Eastings: 284581

OS Northings: 105497

OS Grid: SS845054

Mapcode National: GBR L9.WHKD

Mapcode Global: FRA 368W.FJV

Entry Name: Cross Cottage

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445109

Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid 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


1/174 Cross Cottage


Farmhouse, now Cottage. Early-mid C17, remodelled in late C19. Plastered cob and
rubble; cob or rubble stacks topped with C19 brick; thatched roof. L-shaped
building with main block facing south-west and rear block at right angles irregular
plan, comprising 2-room front block, small lobby to left (possibly passage, hall
and inner room of earlier farmhouse) and 2-room rear block. C19 and C20
alterations obscure early arrangement. Axial stack to left of front block and
gable-end stack to right and lateral stack to rear block. 2 storeys. 3-window
front of C19 and C20 casements of various size including C20 French windows at left
end. C19 door right of centre with late C19 porch with trellis sides and shaped
bargeboards. Rear block has door through projecting stack. Main front room has
double-ovolo moulded beam and rear room has chamfered beam with scroll stops. End
room of rear block was formerly dairy with hayloft above. Roof inaccessible.

Listing NGR: SS8458105497

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

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