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HER Number:MDV24514
Name:Lime Kiln Cottage, Wilcombe Lane, Tiverton


Small two storey house, now a cafe and house, probably 17th century. Rendered cob walls plus rubble extensions, and thatched roof.


Grid Reference:SS 964 124
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS91SE/253
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 485239

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVI to XVII - 1501 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Tiverton, 59 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV52494.

Lime Kiln Cottage, Wilcombe Lane, 16th or 17th century cob cottage, long rectangular plan, thatched roof with humped ridge. Two storey.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

Small house, now a cafe and house. Probably 17th century. Rendered cob walls plus rubble extensions; wheat-reed thatched roof with stork finials, thatch also to extensions right of the house, and clay pantiles to lean-to roof left of house; brick shaft over rear lateral stack. Small two-room plan plus extensions.
Exterior: two storeys; two-window range with old casement windows with external louvered shutters. Rear is irregular two-window range with small window openings, except for first-floor left; oven projection left of chimney breast.
Interior: has replaced beam and joist floor structure; hall fireplace faced with stone; roof structure not inspected but likely to be original.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #84689 ]
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV52494List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Tiverton. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 59.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Feb 15 2012 1:40PM