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HER Number:MDV75213
Name:Sunnyside, Stokenham


Sunnyside in Stokenham built in the late 18th or early 19th century with later alterations


Grid Reference:SX 807 429
Map Sheet:SX84SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishStokenham
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSTOKENHAM

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 100003

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

Three adjoining buildings shown on 19th century map froming an L-shape on the west side of the road junction.

Department of Environment, 1991, Stokenham (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV342089.

Sunnyside in Stokenham a cottage built in the late 18th or early 19th century. Painted slate rubble, first floor slate hung at front, all painted. Hipped slate roof with gable at rear butting onto adjoining house. Stack on left with rendered shaft and yellow clay louvred pot. Plan: 2-room plan with central entrance, the larger room to left heated from a side stack, the smaller right hand room was probably originally unheated, now one large room. Outshut on left side. Exterior: 2-storeys. Not quite symmetrical 2-window south front. 2 small late 19th or early 20th century casements on first floor with glazing bars. Ground floor left late 19th century 4-pane sash and fixed light 6-pane window on right. Doorway to right of centre with late l9th century 6-panel door with 3 glazed arched top panels and canopy on shaped brackets with crenellated and moulded cornice. Roughcast 1-storey outshut on left end with 20th century casement and very small window to left. Right hand return via early 20th century 4-pane sash on ground floor. Interior: Not accessible at time of survey 1988. Other details: LBS Number 100003.

Jones, P., 2008, Watching Brief at The Close, Stokenham (Report - Watching Brief). SDV342087.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV342087Report - Watching Brief: Jones, P.. 2008. Watching Brief at The Close, Stokenham. Exeter Archaeology Report. Project 6398. A4 Single Sheet + Digital.
SDV342089List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1991. Stokenham. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4477 - Watching Brief at The Close, Stokenham

Date Last Edited:Mar 30 2009 10:26AM