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HER Number:MDV74730
Name:Blackberry Cottage, 3 Ford, Dartmouth


Early 19th century cottage with possible earlier origins and some later modernisation. Two storeys and attics, symmetrical three-window front with a central doorway and central dormer with canted front.


Grid Reference:SX 873 512
Map Sheet:SX85SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDartmouth
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishTOWNSTAL

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 387249

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1972, Dartmouth, 21 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV155627.

Ordnance Survey, 2008, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV340009.

English Heritage, 2013, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV350785.

Blackberry Cottage (Formerly Listed as: 1-4 (consecutive). Early 19th century cottage with possible earlier origins and some later modernisation. Pebbledashed stone rubble; end and rear lateral stacks with brick chimneyshafts and some old pots; slate roof. Plan: Double-depth, 2 rooms wide with central passage and staircase. Exterior: 2 storeys with attics; symmetrical 3-window front. Central doorway contains a 20th century part-glazed door under a contemporary monopitch-roofed porch. Windows are horned 4-pane sashes with horizontal glazing bars. Central dormer with canted front contains 20th century casements without glazing bars under a hipped roof. Parallel roof is continuous with the roofs of the neighbouring cottages. Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. The row of cottages at Ford are built at the head of an old creek which was the old mill pond, infilled in the early 19th century.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV155627List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1972. Dartmouth. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 21.
SDV340009Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2008. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Digital. [Mapped feature: #101954 ]
SDV350785National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2013. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV23678Part of: 1-4 Ford, Dartmouth (Building)
MDV74729Related to: 1 and 2 Ford, Dartmouth (Building)
MDV74731Related to: 4 Ford, Dartmouth (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 11 2013 12:51PM