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HER Number:MDV36830
Name:Vale Cottage, Georgeham

Summary

17th century former farmhouse.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 451 390
Map Sheet:SS43NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGeorgeham
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGEORGEHAM

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS43NE/196
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FARMHOUSE (Built, XVII - 1601 AD to 1700 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV332353.

Vale cottage, pathdown lane (west side), cross. Farmhouse now house. C17 whitewashed plastered rubble and cob. Thatch roof hipped at right end axial rubble stack with slate weatherings. Lateral stack to rear possibly originally 3-cell and through-passage plan with blocked doorway with arched timber lintel to rear, and added bay originally outbuilding at upper end. Former dairy at lower end. Internal partitions altered due to later conversion into 2 cottages and subsequent reconversion to single dwelling. Uphill end bay breaks forward slightly.2 storey asymmetrical.2-light timber casement to left of door. Main range 2 storeys 4-window range. Scattered c19 fenestration.2 c20 doors. C19 horizontal sliding sash at lower end. Original roof trusses appear to be intact but roofspace not inspected (doe).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV86525.

Doe/hhr:georgeham/(14/11/1985)79.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 1459 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Vale Cottage, Pathdown Lane (west side), cross. Farmhouse now house. C17 whitewashed plastered rubble & cob. Thatch roof. Possibly originally 3-cell & through passage plan & added bay original outbuilding at upper end. Former dairy lower end.


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


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

Vale Cottage. Farmhouse now House. Cl7 whitewashed plastered rubble and cob. Thatch roof hipped at right end axial rubble stack with slate weatherings. Lateral stack to rear possibly originally 3-cell and through-passage plan with blocked doorway with arched timber lintel to rear, and added bay originally outbuilding at upper end. Former dairy at lower end. Internal partitions altered due to later conversion into 2 cottages and subsequent reconversion to single dwelling. Uphill end bay breaks forward slightly. 2 storey asymmetrical. 2-light timber casement to left of door. Main range 2 storeys 4-window range. Scattered C19 fenestration. 2 C20 doors. C19 horizontal sliding sash at lower end. Original roof trusses appear to be intact but roofspace not inspected.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV332353Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 1459.
SDV359352Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #89174 ]
SDV359353National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2016. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.
SDV86525Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 17 2016 12:49PM