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Hare Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8182 / 50°49'5"N

Longitude: -3.711 / 3°42'39"W

OS Eastings: 279568

OS Northings: 103466

OS Grid: SS795034

Mapcode National: GBR L6.XPPX

Mapcode Global: FRA 363X.XSB

Plus Code: 9C2RR79Q+7J

Entry Name: Hare Cottage

Listing Date: 26 August 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446669

Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: 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


2/248 Hare Cottage


Inn, now house. Circa 1800, extensively renovated 1984. Plastered cob on rubble
footings; rubble and brick stacks; thatched roof. T-shaped building comprising
main block facing north-east with crosswing on right (north-west) and projecting
front and back. Main block includes large hall or dining room with lateral stack
projecting to rear at right end, a parlour with round projections front and back
and axial stack in centre, and stables with hayloft over at left end. Kitchen
with large end stack to rear of crosswing, former cider-store in centre and present
front garage was formerly a second parlour with lateral stack. Irregular 4-window
front of late C19 casements with glazing bars of various size to main block. Door
to right of parlour projection. Crosswing has 3-light first floor casement with
thatched gable over. Interior has exclusively circa 1800 fittings and A-frame
truss roof with nailed lap-jointed collars. A coin of 1799 was discovered in a
brick and rubble nogged framed crosswall. Formerly connected with Fisher Cottage
(q.v.) to left (south-east). Purpose-built inn on former Crediton-Barnstaple road.

Listing NGR: SS7956803466

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

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