Linhay Approximately 200 Metres West Of Escot

14 May 2003
Linhay Approximately 200 Metres West Of Escot, Talaton, East Devon, Devon
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TALATON SY 09 NE 6/160 Linhay approximately 200m west of - Escot GV II

Linhay or piggery. Mid C19, the south end rebuilt after collapse in 1987. English bond red brick with slate roof.

This L-plan linhay or piggery has been adapted for fish tanks and a shop. The main range faces the coach house and stables (q.v.) to the east. It is 11 bays; a 2- tier arcade of round-headed arches, the upper stage serving the tallet or feed loft.

A block projects forward from the right end containing first a bay similar to the main range, then the shop has been made by adapting some other kind of agricultural building.

Interior has plain carpentry detail.

This linhay is part of a good group of outbuildings in the landscaped park near Escot (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SY0803698032


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2100 IOE Records taken by Robert Vickery; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Robert Vickery. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Vickery, Robert

Rights Holder: Vickery, Robert


Brick, Slate, Georgian Piggery, Victorian Agriculture And Subsistence, Animal Shed, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Linhay, Shop, Commercial, Fish Tank, Domestic