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Trumps Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Tedburn St. Mary, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7372 / 50°44'14"N

Longitude: -3.6934 / 3°41'36"W

OS Eastings: 280598

OS Northings: 94435

OS Grid: SX805944

Mapcode National: GBR QK.ZYN1

Mapcode Global: FRA 3744.BX5

Entry Name: Trumps Cottage

Listing Date: 4 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401261

Location: Tedburn St. Mary, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Tedburn St. Mary

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Tedburn St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

TEDBURN ST MARY CHURCH LANE (south side)
SX 89 SW

3/80 Trumps Cottage
-

GV II

House. Early C17 or earlier origins, partial rebuilding probably of the C19.
Whitewashed rendered cob; slate roof gabled at ends; projecting right gable end
stack, axial stack.
The present plan is 3 rooms wide and single depth with a rear gabled stair turret and
a rear left lean-to. The original plan is not entirely clear as the left-hand end of
the house has been rebuilt. The right-hand end of the house consists of an early
C17 room at the right with a rear stair turret.
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4-window front with 2 gabled dormers and a buttress on the
front to the left. The house has been rebuilt to the left of the buttress with a
doorway on the extreme left. A second doorway on the extreme right leads directly
into the right-hand room. Parts of an old wallplate survive on the front at the
right. Fenestration of 2-light casements, 6 panes per light.
Interior The right-hand room has a large open fireplace with 1 ashlar jamb, a
chamfered stopped lintel and a bread oven. 1 cross beam and 1 half-beam are moulded,
the half-beam with run-out stops. The middle room has a plain beam with mortises
probably for a former plank and muntin screen. The stair turret has chamfered
stopped doorways. 2 jointed cruck roof trusses survive below a later roof, the
trusses formerly had a threaded ridge and trenched purlins.
An attractive early C17 or earlier house close to the church.


Listing NGR: SX8059894435

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

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