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Latitude: 50.2917 / 50°17'30"N
Longitude: -3.6736 / 3°40'24"W
OS Eastings: 280880
OS Northings: 44865
OS Grid: SX808448
Mapcode National: GBR QN.33X4
Mapcode Global: FRA 3868.6N7
Entry Name: Start Cottage
Listing Date: 25 March 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107979
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99909
Location: Slapton, South Hams, Devon, TQ7
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Slapton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Slapton St James the Great
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX84SW Start Cottage
House. Circa late C17 or early C18. Plastered stone rubble and probably
cob. Asbestos tile roof with gabled ends. Gable end stacks, the right
hand with short later brick shaft, left hand stack truncated.
Plan: Situated at angle to road. 2-room plan with entrance to right of
centre probably to a cross or through passsage with porch at front. The
large left hand room at the lower end was probably the kitchen. Adjoining
at the back to left, a C20 bungalow in separate ownership.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window range. First floor 2 small
circa early C19 2-light casements with glazing bars. Ground floor 2 large
late C19 or C20 3-light casements with glazing bars; all with wooden
lintels. To right of centre a large rendered (cob?) porch with scantle
slate roof, the gable weatherboarded and with C20 plank door; the inner door
was not inspected. C19 2-light first floor casement on right hand gable
Adjoining at back to right a C20 bungalow.
Interior not accessible at time of survey 1988.
Listing NGR: SX8088044865
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