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The Rock Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6765 / 50°40'35"N

Longitude: -3.2437 / 3°14'37"W

OS Eastings: 312219

OS Northings: 87056

OS Grid: SY122870

Mapcode National: GBR P8.C5MZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 4739.04W

Entry Name: The Rock Cottage

Listing Date: 12 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87267

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CLIFTON PLACE
1.
1633
The Rock Cottage
SY 1287 1/47 12.10.51.
II GV
2.
Detached stucco house, 2 storeys and attic. Early C19 "cottage ornee"
style with thatched roof and projecting bracketed eaves. Semi-circular
3 -light dormers. Polygonal chimney pots with terracota ornament. 4
window elevation to sea with good ground floor verandah. Tudor heads
to 2-light casements with drip moulds. The 3 centre bays of verandah
break forward and it is partly returned to sides. Open work square section
supports and leaded roof. The front to Peak Hill Road has a projecting
central gabled bay. Later alterations have been made to this front which
has leaded Tudor style fenestration. The house forms part of a group,
between the cliff edge and Peak Hill Road at the west end of the Esplanade,
that is one of Sidmouth's most characteristic features.

All the listed buildings in Clifton Place form a group.


Listing NGR: SY1221987056

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

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