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Old Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipplepen, Devon

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Latitude: 50.47 / 50°28'11"N

Longitude: -3.6303 / 3°37'49"W

OS Eastings: 284398

OS Northings: 64621

OS Grid: SX843646

Mapcode National: GBR QQ.3WGJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 378T.CHX

Entry Name: Old Walls

Listing Date: 17 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317666

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84824

Location: Ipplepen, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Ipplepen

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ipplepen with Torbryan

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

5/117 Old Walls (formerly listed
- as Fern Cottage)
- II
Cottage. Probably C17, extended in C18. Rendered limestone rubble walls, exposed
at rear. Thatched roof hipped to left and gabled at right end. Rendered rubble
projecting gable end stack at right.
Originally probably 2-room plan with larger heated room to right, either central
passage or direct entry. Room added at lower, left, end, probably in C18. C20
staircase inserted in middle room.
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window front, 1 window to first floor. 2-light
casements, mainly C20, with 'leaded' panes; ground floor window left of centre is
similar type possibly C18. C19 plank door at centre under C20 rendered brick open-
fronted porch with leanto thatch roof.
Interior : ground floor rooms have very rough, probably replacement, cross beams.
There is a thick wall between the central and left-hand rooms. Roof timbers
completely replaced in C20.
This cottage preserves a traditional facade and may conceal early features such as
the original fireplace internally.

Listing NGR: SX8439864621

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

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