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Whites Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Morchard Bishop, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8562 / 50°51'22"N

Longitude: -3.7513 / 3°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 276827

OS Northings: 107756

OS Grid: SS768077

Mapcode National: GBR L4.VCH8

Mapcode Global: FRA 361T.SG3

Entry Name: Whites Cottages

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432967

Location: Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Morchard Bishop

Built-Up Area: Morchard Bishop

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Morchard Bishop St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MORCHARD BISHOP THE GREEN, Morchard Bishop
SS 7607 - 7707
11/172
- Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Whites Cottage
GV
II

3 small cottages. Probably late C18 - early C19. Plastered cob on rubble footings;
rubble or cob stacks with plastered probably brick chimney shafts; slate and
corrugated iron roof (originally thatch). Three 1-room cottages facing south
comprising left (west) end of row of terraced cottages. No. 1 at left (west) end
has projecting end stack. Central No. 2 has left end stack in party wall with No 1,
and No 3 has rear lateral stack and No. 2 the Forge (q.v.) adjoining to right (east)
2-storeys. Each cottage has a 2-window front of mostly late C19 - early C20
casements with glazing bars with exception of C20 16-pane sash to ground floor of
No. 2. No. 1 has plank door on left side, Nos 2 and 3 have plank doors to right.
No. 3 is recessed slightly from frontage of Nos 1 and 2. C20 gable-ended slate roof
to No 1; Nos 2 and 3 have corrugated iron roof over thatch.
Interior: mostly early features are hidden by C20 plasterwork and fireplaces are
blocked. Only No 2 shows an exposed crossbeam which is plainly chamfered. Roof not
inspected.


Listing NGR: SS7682707756

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

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