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HER Number:MDV33452
Name:Tamarisk Cottage, Belstone

Summary

Probably 18th century, two-room plan cottage facing north-west. Central staircase and end stacks. A narrow front garden is separated from the road by a late-19th century low granite stone rubble wall with crenellated coping and monolithic granite gate posts.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 620 936
Map Sheet:SX69SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishBelstone
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBELSTONE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX69SW/260
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (Built, XVIII - 1701 AD? to 1799 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1988, Belstone. Provisional List, 12 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV350269.

Tamarisk Cottage. Probably 18th century. Granite stone rubble with large roughly-dressed quoins, plastered to front and lightly incised as ashlar; granite stacks topped with 20th century brick; thatch roof.
Plan: two-room plan cottage facing north-west. Central staircase and end stacks. Two storeys.
Exterior: nearly symmetrical two-window front of late-19th century casements with glazing bars and central doorway contains a contemporary plank door. North roof is gable-ended to right and runs continuously with that of the adjoining Dagworthy Cottage (qv) to left. Interior: was not available for inspection at the time of this survey. A narrow front garden is separated from the road by a late-19th century low granite stone rubble wall with crenellated coping and monolithic granite gate posts.


Ordnance Survey, 2018, MasterMap 2018 (Cartographic). SDV360652.

'Tamarisk Cottage' is shown on the modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350269List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Belstone. Provisional List. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 12.
SDV360652Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap 2018. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #87919 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV33454Related to: Andrews Cottage, Belstone (Building)
MDV33453Related to: Dagworthy Cottage and front garden walls, Belstone (Building)
MDV121165Related to: Outbuilding next to Tamarisk Cottage, Belstone (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 16 2018 2:29PM