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HER Number:MDV43684
Name:Site of Rockwood House, Exeter Road, Honiton

Summary

Rookwood House, formerly 'The Rectory', a late 18th century house on the north side of Exeter Road in Honiton. The building was demolished in the late 1970s and the site redeveloped.

Location

Grid Reference:ST 157 004
Map Sheet:ST10SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHoniton
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHONITON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: ST10SE/165

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • VICARAGE (XVIII to XXI - 1701 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1906, Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map (Cartographic). SDV325644.


Department of Environment, 1972, Honiton, 7 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV337401.

Rockwood, formerly The Rectory, Exeter Road. Late 18th century large square house in own grounds. 2 storey. 3 window entrance front with 3-light sash windows. Stucco. 1st floor band. Cornice. Wood Doric porch with open pediment.


AOC Archaeology Group, 2005, Proposed retail development, Ottery Moor Lane, Honiton: archaeological desk-based assessment, 16, 30 (Report - Assessment). SDV337584.


Department for Culture, Media and Sport, 2007, Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990, Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest (Correspondence). SDV338890.

Rookwood (formerly listed as 'The Rectory') removed from list of buildings of special architectural or historic interest.


English Heritage, 2007, Rookwood, Exeter Road, Honiton, East Devon, Devon (Correspondence). SDV340300.

Letter advising that English Heritage is processing an application to remove Rookwood from list.


English Heritage, 2008, Rookwood, Exeter Road, Honiton, East Devon, Devon (Correspondence). SDV341790.

Letter advising of decision to remove Rookwood from the List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. The building was demolished in the late 1970s and the site redeveloped.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325644Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1904 - 1906. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #91853 ]
SDV337401List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Honiton. Historic Houses Register. Website. 7.
SDV337584Report - Assessment: AOC Archaeology Group. 2005. Proposed retail development, Ottery Moor Lane, Honiton: archaeological desk-based assessment. AOC Archaeology Group Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 16, 30.
SDV338890Correspondence: Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 2007. Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990, Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Amendment to List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interes. Letter.
SDV340300Correspondence: English Heritage. 2007. Rookwood, Exeter Road, Honiton, East Devon, Devon. Notification of Application to Remove Building from List. Letter.
SDV341790Correspondence: English Heritage. 2008. Rookwood, Exeter Road, Honiton, East Devon, Devon. Letter regarding Application to Remove Building from List. Letter.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 3 2012 4:10PM