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Thatch Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Dittisham, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3664 / 50°21'58"N

Longitude: -3.6362 / 3°38'10"W

OS Eastings: 283729

OS Northings: 53108

OS Grid: SX837531

Mapcode National: GBR QQ.BFG9

Mapcode Global: FRA 3882.H6S

Entry Name: Thatch Cottage

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101177

Location: Dittisham, South Hams, Devon, TQ6

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Dittisham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Dittisham St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

10/264 Thatch Cottage


Cottage. Circa early C19, possibly older at the left hand end. White-
painted stone rubble, part of the left hand end may be cap. Thatched roof
with gable end to the left abutting adjoining house and semi-conical end to
the right over the rounded end wall. Rendered gable end stack to the left.
Plan: 2-room plan with a central entrance, the larger left hand room is
heated from a gable end stack, the smaller right hand room at the lower end
has a rounded end wall and appears to be unheated. The right hand end of
the cottage which is now divided by partitions may be an early, C19 rebuild
and the left hand may be earlier.
Exterior: storeys. Almost symmetrical 12-window front. Small late C18
or early C19 2-light casements with glazing bars, 6-panes per light, with
slate sills and C20 louvred mock shutters. Doorway to right of centre has
old doorframe and circa late C19 divided plank door.
The rear elevation has a small C20 window at the centre of the first floor
and another in the rear of the end wall on the ground floor.
Interior: not inspected but may retain some features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX8372953108

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

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