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HER Number:MDV37132
Name:Cottage adjoining Dymonds Cottage, Dunsford

Summary

Cottage on the corner of Bridge Street and Briton Street Lane. Probably 18th century. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone rubble footings, thatched roof hipped at left end and gable end abutting adjoining building. Small 2-room plan. Internal evidence is said to indicate that this property was formerly one house with Dymond Cottage which adjoins at the west. An attractive cottage in a prominent position in Dunsford village centre.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 812 891
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDunsford
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishDUNSFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX88NW/116
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (Built, XVII to XVIII - 1700 AD to 1799 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1986, Dunsford, 28 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV340721.

Cottage adjoining Dymond Cottage at east including adjoining wall to the south. Cottage on the corner of Bridge Street and Briton Street Lane. Probably 18th century. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone rubble footings, thatched roof hipped at left end and gable end abutting adjoining building.
Plan: Small 2-room plan. Internal evidence is said to indicate that this property was formerly one house with Dymond Cottage which adjoins at the west.
Exterior: two storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front with the thatch eaves eyebrowed over 1 first floor window. 20th century half-glazed front door on front at left; 1 ground floor, 1 first floor c19 16-pane sash. The rear elevation has the eaves thatch eyebrowed over a gabled dormer.
Interior not inspected but may contain features of interest. The house is on a corner site at the junction of Bridge Street and Briton Street Lane. A section of tall thatched cob wall extends from the east wall down Briton Street Lane and is included in the listing.
An attractive cottage in a prominent position in Dunsford village centre.


Ordnance Survey, 2017, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV359962.

Cottage is depicted on the modern mapping.


Historic England, 2017, National Heritage List for England, 1214827 (National Heritage List for England). SDV359963.

DUNSFORD BRIDGE STREET, (south side), SX 88 NW Dunsford - 6/32 Cottage adjoining Dymond Cottage at east including adjoining wall to the south - GV II
Cottage on the corner of Bridge Street and Briton Street Lane. Probably C18. Whitewashed rendered cob on stone rubble footings, thatched roof hipped at left end and gable end abutting adjoining building.
Small 2-room plan. Internal evidence is said to indicate that this property was formerly 1 house with Dymond Cottage (qv) which adjoins at the west.
2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front with the thatch eaves eyebrowed over 1 first floor window. C20 half-glazed front door on front at left; 1 ground floor, 1 first floor C19 16-pane sash. The rear elevation has the eaves thatch eyebrowed over a gabled dormer.
Interior not inspected but may contain features of interest. The house is on a corner site at the junction of Bridge Street and Briton Street Lane. A section of tall thatched cob wall extends from the east wall down Briton Street Lane and is included in the listing.
An attractive cottage in a prominent position in Dunsford village centre.
Listing NGR: SX8126089156

Sources / Further Reading

SDV340721List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1986. Dunsford. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 28.
SDV359962Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #89340 ]
SDV359963National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2017. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital. 1214827.

Associated Monuments

MDV37131Related to: Dymond Cottage, Dunsford (Building)
MDV114754Related to: The Royal Oak Inn, Dunsford (Building)
MDV91918Related to: Wall adjoining Dymonds to the south, Dunsford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 24 2017 4:20PM