Tithe barn at Bishop's Court, Sowton - East Devon

Large mid-C14 barn with arch-braced base-cruck roof of seven bays, and long early C16 range of stables. The site is unused with a temporary corrugated roof. The owners undertook a Historic England grant-aided feasibility study into potential uses, completed 2011.

Tithe barn at Bishop's Court, Sowton - East Devon
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: TITHE BARN 150 METRES SOUTH-EAST OF BISHOP's COURT
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1164637
  • Local Planning Authority: East Devon
  • Site Type: Agriculture and subsistence > Farm building

Location

  • Building Name: Tithe barn at Bishop's Court
  • Locality: Clyst St Mary
  • County: Devon
  • District / Borough: East Devon
  • Parish: Sowton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: East Devon
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Sarah Ball 0117 975 0666

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England