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Latitude: 50.8366 / 50°50'11"N
Longitude: -3.7655 / 3°45'55"W
OS Eastings: 275774
OS Northings: 105607
OS Grid: SS757056
Mapcode National: GBR L4.WMVH
Mapcode Global: FRA 360W.DV0
Entry Name: Southcott Cottages
Listing Date: 4 November 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263304
English Heritage Legacy ID: 432630
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
SS 70 NE
2 cottages, formerly 1 farmhouse. Probably C16 with C17 improvements. Plastered
cob on rubble footings; rubble stacks topped with C19 and C20 brick; corrugated
asbestos roof (formerly thatch). Originally a 3-room-and-through-passage plan house
facing east with former service room at right (south) end. Probably C17 dairy and
stair wing added at right angles to rear of hall and inner room. Large axial hall
stack backing onto passage and inserted C20 axial stack to inner room end. Left
cottage occupies former inner room and dairy/stair annexe and right cottage occupies
former hall, passage and service room. 2 storeys. 5 window front of various sizes
and irregular disposition comprising C19 and C20 casements, all with glazing bars.
The central pair of first floor casements, both 3 lights, include C19 glass. Left
cottage has inserted door. Right cottage has C20 door into hall and former passage
door blocked to right. Interior not available for inspection at time of survey but
is known to include C16 and C17 features.
Listing NGR: SS7577405607
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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