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HER Number:MDV44522
Name:147 and Attached Former Forge, Slerra, Higher Clovelly

Summary

Ninetenth century cottage with a single storey wing at right angles to the frontage which was formerly a forge. Part of a row of cottages.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 311 242
Map Sheet:SS32SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClovelly
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCLOVELLY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS32SW/52
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 91171

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BLACKSMITHS WORKSHOP (Built, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))
  • COTTAGE NON SPECIFIC (Built, XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Smithy marked.


Department of Environment, 1989, Clovelly, 44 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV4533.

147 and attached former forge on frontage.
Cottage, part of row. Nineteenth century. Rubble and whitewashed to the left, coursed rubble stone to the right, asbestos slate roof in 2 sections, that to right is hipped, 3 brick ridge stacks. Small wing on frontage with slate roof.
Plan: symmetrical 2-window left section with 2 small rooms flanking a central entrance hall, each room heated by a gable end stack, further 2-room addition to right. Single-storeyed wing, formerly a forge at right-angles to frontage on right.
Exterior: 2 storeys, 2:2 windows, 2, 3 and 4-light original casements with small panes and glazing bars, windows to right with some cambered heads, brick voussoirs.
Door opening to centre of the left 2-window section, plank door, gabled rubble porch, rendered and whitewashed, slate roof, fretwork bargeboard. The single-storeyed building at right-angles to right of front formerly forge with a door opening with plank doors.
Interior: not inspected. Other details: LBS number 91171.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 175 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

No 147 and attached former forge. Part of row. Rubble and whitewashed to the left, coursed rubble stone to the right, asbestos slate roof in 2 sections. Single-storeyed wing, formerly a forge at right-angles to frontage on right.


Ordnance Survey, 2015, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV357601.


Historic England, 2015, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV358087.

No. 147 and attached former forge on frontage. Cottage, part of row. C19. Rubble and whitewashed to the left, coursed rubble stone to the right, asbestos slate roof in 2 sections, that to right is hipped, 3 brick ridge stacks. Small wing on frontage with slate roof. Plan: symmetrical 2-window left section with 2 small rooms flanking a central entrance hall, each room heated by a gable end stack, further 2-room addition to right. Single-storeyed wing, formerly a forge at right-angles to frontage on right. Exterior: 2 storeys, 2:2 windows, 2, 3 and 4-light original casements with small panes and glazing bars, windows to right with some cambered heads, brick voussoirs. Door opening to centre of the left 2-window section, plank door, gabled rubble porch, rendered and whitewashed, slate roof, fretwork bargeboard. The single- storeyed building at right-angles to right of front formerly forge with a door opening with plank doors. Interior: not inspected.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
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. 175.
SDV357601Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2015. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #92212 ]
SDV358087National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2015. National Heritage List for England. Website.
SDV4533List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1989. Clovelly. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 44.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 2 2015 3:14PM