This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.8479 / 50°50'52"N
Longitude: -3.7469 / 3°44'48"W
OS Eastings: 277117
OS Northings: 106827
OS Grid: SS771068
Mapcode National: GBR L5.VSQN
Mapcode Global: FRA 361V.N2J
Entry Name: Frost Cottage
Listing Date: 4 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263181
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433073
Location: Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Morchard Bishop
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Morchard Bishop St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
MORCHARD BISHOP POLSON HILL, Frost
SS 70 NE
- Frost Cottage
Cottage. Mid-late C17, extended in mid C20. Plastered cob on rubble footings; cob
stack with plastered brick chimney shaft; thatched roof. Gable-ended small cottage
facing north-east comprising small service room to left (south-east) and heated room
to right served by projecting end stack. 2 storeys. Balanced 2-window front of
late C19 - early C20 casements with glazing bars. 2 small inserted first floor
windows over central door and gabled, thatch-roofed porch.
Good interior. Main room cross beam is chamfered with scroll stops to rear but on
front has runout stops and thickens as it enters wall with ogee-moulded frame.
Stone fireplace has oak lintel with runout stops and brick oven on left side. To
right of fireplace small cupboard has pivotted fielded panel doors and contains a
shaped shelf. 3 bay roof of A-frame trusses with pegged lap-jointed collars.
Extension to right and studio to left are mid C20 extensions. A cottage containing
surprisingly high quality detail.
Listing NGR: SS7711706827
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings