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Riverside Cottage Including Front Garden Boundary Walls to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Colebrooke, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7964 / 50°47'46"N

Longitude: -3.7431 / 3°44'35"W

OS Eastings: 277248

OS Northings: 101092

OS Grid: SS772010

Mapcode National: GBR L5.Z1K9

Mapcode Global: FRA 361Z.PL4

Entry Name: Riverside Cottage Including Front Garden Boundary Walls to West

Listing Date: 26 August 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262119

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435818

Location: Colebrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Colebrooke

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Colebrooke

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 70 SE
Riverside Cottage including
3/109 front garden boundary walls
26.8.65 to west


Cottage. Late C18-early C19 with late C19-early C20 extensions. Plastered cob on
rubble footings, stone rubble extensions; stone rubble stacks topped with C19
brick; thatch roof.
Original cottage comprises a 1-room and entrance lobby plan facing west with
formerly projecting right (south) end stack. Late C19 storage extension on right
end and early C20 single storey block at right angles on front of right end now
used as kitchen. Main block is 2 storeys with symmetrical 2-window front of C20
casements with glazing bars to right of front wing. Central C20 front door. Roof
is hipped each end. Gable-ended front wing has C20 casement and glass door, both
with glazing bars.
Interior shows plain carpentry detail and rubble fireplace has replacement lintel.
Roof not inspected.
Front garden enclosed by low rubble wall which includes a flight of steps down to
the stream on west side.
Cole ford is a remarkably unspoilt and picturesque hamlet.

Listing NGR: SS7724801092

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

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