BARN APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES EAST OF LOWER MINCHINGDOWN FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1251305
Date first listed:
04-Nov-1985
Statutory Address:
BARN APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES EAST OF LOWER MINCHINGDOWN FARMHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
BARN APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES EAST OF LOWER MINCHINGDOWN FARMHOUSE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Devon
District:
Mid Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Woolfardisworthy
National Grid Reference:
SS 82209 09926

Details

WOOLFARDISWORTHY SS 80 NW 6/292 Barn approximately 10 metres east - of Lower Minchingdown Farmhouse - II

Bank barn. Dated 1848, built for James Gill. Mudstone rubble with slate roof. Bank barn terraced into hillside and facing south. Barn has opposing doors to threshing floor and hexagonal horse engine house to rear right (east). Basement shippon. Symmetrical front. Basement has 3 segmental headed arches, the central wider than those either side. Large double doorway to barn above. Pitch of roof carried down to provide hood over door. Door flanked by sets of 4 pigeon holes each side. Below the doorway is a Beerstone plaque inscribed 'James Gill, AD 1848'. All doors are plank and ledge and have wrought iron strap hinges. They are probably original. Roof is gable-ended. From rear large double doors with hood identical to those at front can be entered directly from the higher ground. Engine house has low slate roof. Machinery removed leaving only oak beam of massive scantling. Interior of barn not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS8220909926

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
433974
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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