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Linhay Approximately 8 Metres South of Whiteleigh Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Giles in the Wood, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9376 / 50°56'15"N

Longitude: -4.0598 / 4°3'35"W

OS Eastings: 255367

OS Northings: 117365

OS Grid: SS553173

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.PCB3

Mapcode Global: FRA 26DM.L5M

Plus Code: 9C2QWWQR+23

Entry Name: Linhay Approximately 8 Metres South of Whiteleigh Barton

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105017

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91820

Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX19

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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8/202 Linhay approximately 8 metre south
- of Whiteleigh Barton


Linhay. Probably C18. Cob on stone rubble footings with some stone rubble patching;
corrugated asbestos roof, formerly thatch.
Plan: Narrow linhay facing north towards the Whiteleigh Barton (q.v.) and forming the
southern side of an enclosed courtyard alongside the main block of the house.
Exterior: 6-bay linhay was originally open-fronted but is now clad with
The crossbeams supporting the tallet/hayloft floor are rough-finished and at the
front they rest on upright timber posts. On top of the front of the beams are cruck
posts and there are straight principals to rear and have pegged lap-jointed collars.
Linhays including cruck trusses are rare.

Listing NGR: SS5536717365

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