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HER Number:MDV31928
Name:High Down Cottages, Filleigh

Summary

Pair of late 18th century cottages.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 646 289
Map Sheet:SS62NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishFilleigh
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCHITTLEHAMPTON
Ecclesiastical ParishFILLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS62NW/52
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (Built, XVIII - 1750 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV330296.

Nos 1 and 2 high down cottages formerly listed as high down. Late 18th century. Rendered cob with hipped thatched roof. Main range of paired cottages with 2 principal heated rooms each and sharing central stack with rear wing to each cottage making half h shape. Main elevation is 2 storeys, 6 windows. Stacks. Bread oven beside stack. Plain open well stair. Principal rafter roof. Righthand cottage largely altered (doe).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV90167.

Doe/hhr:filleigh/(13/5/1987)29.


Ordnance Survey, 2016, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359352.


Historic England, 2016, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV359353.

High Down Cottages. Paired cottages. Late C18. Rendered cob with hipped thatched roof. Main range of paired cottages with 2 principal heated rooms each and sharing central stack, with rear wing to each cottage making half H shape. Main elevation is 2 storeys, 6 windows. The central 2 bays break forward, the windows are 6-pane sashes. Door in gable porch in bays 2 and 5, that to left half glazed plank that to right original plank. Central paired stack and tall external stack with offsets at either gable end. Brick tops, that to right lower. Bread oven beside stack. Rear elevation has modern porches to wings and outshut closing off the recessed centre. Interior: plain open well stair with stick balusters to first floor landing. Principal rafter roof. Space not accessible. Right-hand cottage largely altered.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV330296Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #87336 ]
SDV359353National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2016. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV90167Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 6 2016 9:09AM