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A Grade II Listed Building in Winkleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8566 / 50°51'23"N

Longitude: -3.9447 / 3°56'40"W

OS Eastings: 263217

OS Northings: 108142

OS Grid: SS632081

Mapcode National: GBR KW.VBJ7

Mapcode Global: FRA 26MT.WJJ

Entry Name: Fircroft

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90957

Location: Winkleigh, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Winkleigh

Built-Up Area: Winkleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Winkleigh All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 6308
11/166 Fircroft
Cottage. Probably mid to later C17 with C18 and C19 additions. Plastered cob
walls. Thatch roof, half-hipped to right-hand end, gabled to left end and rear wing
which has corrugated iron roof. Brick stack on rubble base at right-hand end and
brick stack at gable-end of rear wing.
Plan: presently 1-room plan with fireplace at right-hand end and a rear wing which
is probably C18 extended in the C19. It is possible, however, that the cottage once
formed part of a larger house extending to the left into what is now the adjoining
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 1-window front of large later C20 3-light
casements without glazing bars. Early C20 panelled and part-glazed door to left.
Long rear wing behind right-hand end.
Interior inaccessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SS6321708142

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

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