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A Grade II Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7599 / 50°45'35"N

Longitude: -3.497 / 3°29'49"W

OS Eastings: 294513

OS Northings: 96661

OS Grid: SX945966

Mapcode National: GBR P1.SH41

Mapcode Global: FRA 37K2.HH4

Plus Code: 9C2RQG53+X6

Entry Name: Pyms

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88454

Location: Huxham, East Devon, Devon, EX4

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Huxham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Poltimore with Huxham

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


4/141 Pyms

Pair of Cottages now one Cottage. Late C17 or early C18. Cob, stone plinth,
rendered under hipped wheat reed thatched roof. Original cottages one-room deep.
with 2 rear lateral stacks now enclosed within C20 outbuild. Stacks with brick
shafts. 2 storeys. Front: 4 window range C20; three 2 and 1 single-light
windows above, the 2-light windows under eyebrow eaves, all 6 panes per light;
one 2-light window below to either side of slightly off-centre open, timber,
slate-roofed porch. C18 door, planked, with inserted upper glazed panels. One
2-light window to each floor of right-hand end of original building; the upper
one C19 under eyebrow eaves. Interior: 2 ground floor rooms with central passage;
right-hand room with 3 cross beams, chamfered; one large chamfered beam to left-
hand room. Both rooms retain C18 planked doors and the C18 winder stairs to
upper rooms, that in the left-hand room to the front, in the right-hand room to
the rear; treads and risers all contemporary. The original plan form survives at
first floor level with no access between former cottages. Roof space ceiled;
straight principals and purlins visible in upstairs rooms.

Listing NGR: SX9451396661

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

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