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Pigsties at Bickington Barton, About 3 Metres South East of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bickington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5396 / 50°32'22"N

Longitude: -3.6921 / 3°41'31"W

OS Eastings: 280193

OS Northings: 72461

OS Grid: SX801724

Mapcode National: GBR QL.DK4K

Mapcode Global: FRA 374M.ZBM

Entry Name: Pigsties at Bickington Barton, About 3 Metres South East of House

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097144

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85200

Location: Bickington, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Bickington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ashburton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 87 SW
8/2 Pigsties at Bickington Barton,
- about 3 metres south-east of


Row of pigsties with storage loft above. Probably early or mid C19. Devonian
limestone rubble. Corrugated-iron roof. Consists of 4 sties with a room of unknown
function at the north end. In front of the 4 sties on the west side is a raised
feeding walk with a low stone parapet; access to it is by a short flight of stone
steps on the north. Above it the roof is carried out on horizontal beams to form a
canopy. Each sty has a window-like opening onto the walk, its lower part occupied
by a granite trough. Access to the sties is by 4 doors on the east side. The
northern room has a doorway on the west side and there is a plank door with
wrought-iron strap-hinges in the north gable, giving access to the storage loft.
Roof-trusses appear to be original, with collars pegged to the faces of the
principal rafters. A long narrow building, similar in shape to this one, is shown
in the same position on the 1841 tithe map (Devon Record Office).

Listing NGR: SX8019372461

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