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Latitude: 51.001 / 51°0'3"N
Longitude: -4.2333 / 4°13'59"W
OS Eastings: 243391
OS Northings: 124772
OS Grid: SS433247
Mapcode National: GBR KH.K9D9
Mapcode Global: FRA 260G.QKT
Entry Name: Jennett's Cottage
Listing Date: 22 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282950
English Heritage Legacy ID: 375762
Location: Bideford, Torridge, Devon, EX39
Civil Parish: Bideford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Bideford St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
BUCKLAND ROAD (South side)
Cottage, believed to have been built for a gamekeeper on the Moreton House estate. Early C19 with late C20 additions. Painted stone rubble and cob. Thatched roof. Rendered chimney, barely visible above the thatch. Two room plan with winder stair in rear wall. One storey with garret. Cottage ornee style. Centre doorway with window at either side. Two dormers in the thatch, the windows with cranked heads. Thatch sweeps down over a verandah supported on rough tree trunks stripped of their bark. Opposite the door the verandah breaks forward to form a small porch with gabled roof. Windows have late C20 plain wood casements. Late C20 wing to right, designed in same style as original. Late C20 conservatory to left.
INTERIOR not inspected, but previous list description mentions 'Tight winder stair from main room with rebuilt open fire; fireplace in left room has rough bressumer beam built in at high level in wall.'
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 7 February 2016.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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