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Higher Crownley Farmhouse Barn About 50 Metres South West on Opposite Side of Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Bovey Tracey, Devon

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Latitude: 50.604 / 50°36'14"N

Longitude: -3.661 / 3°39'39"W

OS Eastings: 282557

OS Northings: 79569

OS Grid: SX825795

Mapcode National: GBR QN.N756

Mapcode Global: FRA 376G.ZG6

Entry Name: Higher Crownley Farmhouse Barn About 50 Metres South West on Opposite Side of Road

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096644

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84458

Location: Bovey Tracey, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Bovey Tracey

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bovey Tracey St Peter, St Paul and St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 87 NW

5/1 Higher Crownley Farmhouse
- barn about 50 metres south-
west on opposite side of road

- II

Barn. Late C16 or C17 with added wing. Cob on a granite rubble plinth of large
stones. Corrugated-iron roof. Wide doorway on north-east side having flat,
chamfered wood lintel; jambs missing. Roof contains at least 2 side-pegged
jointed-cruck trusses (the barn was full of straw when inspected); slots for butt
purlins, few of which survive, end slots for former threaded ridge. Barns with
jointed crucks are rare in Devon. The adjacent farmhouse is now badly ruined; see
E.Mercer, English Vernacular Houses, 1975, pp. 56n, 148.

Listing NGR: SX8255779569

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