This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.7663 / 50°45'58"N
Longitude: -3.3566 / 3°21'23"W
OS Eastings: 304428
OS Northings: 97183
OS Grid: SY044971
Mapcode National: GBR P5.853V
Mapcode Global: FRA 37V2.44M
Plus Code: 9C2RQJ8V+G9
Entry Name: Brook Cottages
Listing Date: 7 July 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1333742
English Heritage Legacy ID: 86990
Location: Whimple, East Devon, Devon, EX5
Civil Parish: Whimple
Built-Up Area: Whimple
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Whimple St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
WHIMPLE THE SQUARE,
10/231 Nos 1 and 2 Brook Cottages
2 cottages. Late C17 or C18. Plastered cob on stone rubble footings; stone rubble
stacks topped with C19 and C20 brick; thatch roof.
Plan: pair of cottages facing west onto The Square. The left (northern) cottage
has a 1-room plan and a rear lateral stack. The right cottage has a 2-room plan
with an axial stack between the rooms. 2 storeys with C20 service extensions to
Exterior: overall irregular 5-window front of C18, C19 and C20 casements with
glazing bars, the first floor ones with thatch eyebrows over. The 2 front doors
contain C20 plank doors. Roof is half-hipped both ends.
Interior: was not available for inspection at the time of this survey although
original carpentry detail is said to survive.
Brook Cottages form part of a group of listed buildings in the vicinity of the
Church of St Mary.
Listing NGR: SY0441297171
Other nearby listed buildings