History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Church Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Burrington, Devon

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9337 / 50°56'1"N

Longitude: -3.9397 / 3°56'23"W

OS Eastings: 263792

OS Northings: 116705

OS Grid: SS637167

Mapcode National: GBR KW.PKRK

Mapcode Global: FRA 26MM.YRZ

Entry Name: Church Cottage

Listing Date: 8 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97160

Location: Burrington, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Burrington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Burrington Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Find accommodation in
Burrington

Listing Text

BURRINGTON BURRINGTON
SS 61 NW
5/32
Church Cottage
GV
II


Cottage. Probably early C18 with C19 alterations. Roughcast rendered stone rubble
and cob. Thatch roof with gable end brick stacks. Hipped thatch roof to former
outbuilding attached at left end.
Plan: Principal room to each side of wide stairhall, the left-hand room with a
small pantry/scullery between it and the staircase. The right-hand room in the late
C19/early C20 was partitioned to form 2 smaller rooms, the house possibly having
been divided into 2 occupations at this time. Former lofted outbuilding attached at
left end converted to form part of dwelling in C20.
2 storeys. 3-window range. C19 3-light casement 3 panes per light to each floor at
left end. 2 light casement 3 panes per light above C20 plank door. C19 3-light
casement, 6 panes per light at right end above C20 single light window inserted in
blocked doorway and 3-light window to right. Outbuilding at left end has window
inserted in loft door opening above plank door.
Interior: Chamfered cross ceiling beam to left-hand room. C19 panelled doors to
integral cupboard to right of stairs. Bread oven to fireplace at right end with
Young and Son cast iron oven door. Fragments of weathered gravestones set in hearth
and to rear of hearth, 1 with inscribed Roman numeral IV. C19 joinery principally
intact.


Listing NGR: SS6379216702

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.