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Barn Approximately 5 Metres to North West of Lower West Coombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in North Bovey, Devon

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Latitude: 50.628 / 50°37'40"N

Longitude: -3.8257 / 3°49'32"W

OS Eastings: 270966

OS Northings: 82511

OS Grid: SX709825

Mapcode National: GBR QD.7T44

Mapcode Global: FRA 27WD.TN0

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 5 Metres to North West of Lower West Coombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85186

Location: North Bovey, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: North Bovey

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Bovey St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 78 SW
4/252 Barn approximately 5 metres to
- north-east of Lower West Coombe


Barn. Circa late C18. Granite rubble with dressed quoins, corrugated iron roof,
gable ended. Originally not partitioned, probably with central threshing floor; at
a subsequent stage a smaller room was divided off at the lower right end up to 1st
floor height above which it remained open. Lean-to added along the length of the
rear wall, open fronted.
Mainly single storey but smaller room is ceiled. Tall cart entrance to left of
centre on south-east front with wooden lintel. Smaller single doorway to right with
wooden lintel. Several irregular small recesses on front wall. Owl hole in right-
hand gable end. Lean-to built along rear north-west face supported on monolithic
granite posts, open fronted. On rear wall of barn is smaller doorway opposing they
wide one to the front.
Interior has stone dividing cross wall up to first floor height. C18/C19 pegged roof
with straight principals and collar slightly set in to trusses. Forms a good group
with the other farm buildings and houses in this traditional moorland fringe

Listing NGR: SX7096682511

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