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HER Number:MDV33488
Name:Numbers 1, 2 and 3 Hillmorhay, Drewsteignton

Summary

Nos 1,2 and 3 hillmorhay, three cottages. An early c17 house was refurbished, rearranged and enlarged in the late c19 when subdivided in cottages. The original part is plastered cob on stone rubble footings; the late c19 work is stone rubble (exposed to rear) with brick dressings; stone rubble stacks topped with c19 and c20 brick; thatch roof, replaced with slate to rear. All face south. Overall 5 window front, they are a collection of late c19 and c20 casements and include two 16 pane sashes and all the first floor windows are mullion and transom casements with thatch gables over. The roof runs along the building between the adjoining properties. Only no 3 was available for inspection at the time of this survey. Its early c17 fabric is well-preserved. The hall fireplace is granite with a replacement lintel, it includes an unusually large side oven of late c19 brick. Oak plank and muntin screen. A 3 bay roof of a-frame trusses with pegged lap-jointed collars and dovetail halvings. See doe list for further details (doe).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 735 908
Map Sheet:SX79SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDrewsteignton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishDREWSTEIGNTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX79SW/96
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 94912

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVI to XVII - 1600 AD to 1699 AD (Between))
  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (XIX - 1850 AD to 1899 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV279078.

Doe/hhr:drewsteignton/(4/3/1988)86.


Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV330912.

Nos 1,2 and 3 hillmorhay, three cottages. An early c17 house was refurbished, rearranged and enlarged in the late c19 when subdivided in cottages. The original part is plastered cob on stone rubble footings; the late c19 work is stone rubble (exposed to rear) with brick dressings; stone rubble stacks topped with c19 and c20 brick; thatch roof, replaced with slate to rear. All face south. Overall 5 window front, they are a collection of late c19 and c20 casements and include two 16 pane sashes and all the first floor windows are mullion and transom casements with thatch gables over. The roof runs along the building between the adjoining properties. Only no 3 was available for inspection at the time of this survey. Its early c17 fabric is well-preserved. The hall fireplace is granite with a replacement lintel, it includes an unusually large side oven of late c19 brick. Oak plank and muntin screen. A 3 bay roof of a-frame trusses with pegged lap-jointed collars and dovetail halvings. See doe list for further details (doe).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV279078Migrated Record:
SDV330912Migrated Record: Department of Environment.

Associated Monuments

MDV108718Related to: Hunts Tor, Drewsteignton (Building)
MDV33487Related to: The Old Inn, Drewsteignton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 10 2016 3:54PM