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HER Number:MDV39773
Name:Kindle Cottage, Greenhill Lane, Kingsteignton


A relatively unaltered single cell cottage dating to the early 18th century. Of colourwashed cob and stone under an asbestos slate roof.


Grid Reference:SX 873 729
Map Sheet:SX87SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishKingsteignton
Ecclesiastical ParishKINGSTEIGNTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87SE/310
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (XVIII to XX - 1701 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Exeter Archaeology, 2006, Archaeological Assessment of Land Adjacent to Church Street, Kingsteignton, 5 (Report - Assessment). SDV351199.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

Kindle Cottage, Greenhill Lane. Cottage. Early18th century, late 20th century addition. Colourwashed cob and stone; asbestos slate roof, gabled at ends; projecting right end stack, projecting stack with set-offs attached at left end, formerly part of an adjacent building which has been demolished. Single cell cottage, approximately square on plan originally with heated room, a front door in the right end wall adjacent to the stack and a stair in the opposite corner. A partition has been inserted parallel with the rear wall forming a small service room and a single-storey bathroom has been added adjoining the right end with access from the service room. 2 storeys. 1 window front elevation to Greenhill Lane with 1 first floor 12-pane sash and one 2-light ground floor casement, 6 panes per light. The right end has a 19th century panelled front door to the left and a 2-light first floor casement, 2 panes per light. Documents in the possession of the owner include a lease of 1741 and several successive records of change of ownership. A rare example of a relatively unaltered single-cell cottage which forms a group with Berry Farmhouse and Nos 2, 4 and 6 Vicarage Hill. Date listed: 28th April 1987.

Department of Environment, 28/04/1987, Kingsteignton, 93 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV289967.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV289967List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 28/04/1987. Kingsteignton. Historic Houses Register. A4 Bound. 93.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV351199Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2006. Archaeological Assessment of Land Adjacent to Church Street, Kingsteignton. Exeter Archaeology. 06.85. A4 Stapled + Digital. 5.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 17 2013 12:24PM