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HER Number:MDV79667
Name:Myrtle House, Fore Street, Sidbury


Stone and cob farmhouse wirh thatched roof, early 17th century.


Grid Reference:SY 138 916
Map Sheet:SY19SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSidmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSIDBURY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 87351

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVII - 1614 AD to 1614 AD (Between))

Full description

Fisher, J., 1999, East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Sidbury, 3-4 (Report - non-specific). SDV346859.

Sidbury is characterised by the extent and uniformity of cottages in rendered cob or stone, mainly white painted with black tar band. Many farms are of 16th century origin. Other details: Maps, photograph.

English Heritage, 2011, Historic Houses Register (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV346128.

L plan. Two storey stone and cob farmhouse. Thatched roof. Projecting external stone chimney has date "J C 1614". 2 light 19th century casements, glazing bars, later ones to street. Eaves swept down over single storey extension. Plain entrance.

Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346128List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: English Heritage. 2011. Historic Houses Register. Historic Houses Register. Website.
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #106471 ]
SDV346859Report - non-specific: Fisher, J.. 1999. East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Sidbury. East Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 3-4.

Associated Monuments

MDV79668Related to: Cottages, Myrtle House, Sidbury (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 17 2011 9:22AM