History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Old Maids Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilfracombe, Devon

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.196 / 51°11'45"N

Longitude: -4.1694 / 4°10'10"W

OS Eastings: 248512

OS Northings: 146322

OS Grid: SS485463

Mapcode National: GBR KL.4TVN

Mapcode Global: VH3PV.P64H

Plus Code: 9C3Q5RWJ+96

Entry Name: Old Maids Cottage

Listing Date: 15 June 1951

Last Amended: 14 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281876

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390141

Location: Ilfracombe, North Devon, Devon, EX34

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Ilfracombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Lee St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Find accommodation in
Mortehoe

Listing Text


ILFRACOMBE

SS44NE LEE
853-1/1/154 Old Maids Cottage
15/06/51
(Formerly Listed as:
LEE
"Three Old Maids" Cottage)

II

House. Probably mid C17, altered and extended in C19 and C20.
Rendered, understood to be cob, but probably slate rubble with
some cob; thatched roof. 2-unit plan with central cross
passage with stone or cob internal walling. One-and-a-half
storeys. Scattered fenestration: three 2-light half-dormers
and two 2-light ground-floor windows with another at eaves
level. Diamond leading throughout. Rustic tiled porch. Cusped
bargeboarding. C20 kitchen to rear. INTERIOR not inspected but
the 1973 List description mentions stop-chamfered ceiling
beams and hewn roof trusses.


Listing NGR: SS4851246322

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.