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Latitude: 50.8104 / 50°48'37"N
Longitude: -3.9417 / 3°56'30"W
OS Eastings: 263296
OS Northings: 103007
OS Grid: SS632030
Mapcode National: GBR KW.YC81
Mapcode Global: FRA 26MY.J6K
Entry Name: Barn at Rowtry
Listing Date: 8 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1105325
English Heritage Legacy ID: 93041
Location: Sampford Courtenay, West Devon, Devon, EX20
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Sampford Courtenay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Honeychurch St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 60 SW
5/158 Barn at Rowtry
Barn, incorporating former cottage. C17, touch altered probably in early C20. Cob
walls, partly rendered. Corrugated iron roof hipped at left-hand end, gabled to
Plan: at present divided into 2 sections by solid wall - larger threshing barn to
left, right-hand section was formerly a cottage with a gable end fireplace and
appears to have originated as such, although its plan is unclear as it now functions
as an animal house.
Exterior: Single storey barn to left, right-hand part is 2-storey. Asymmetrical
front with cart entrance at left-hand end and a small leanto to left of centre with
a small window to its right. Doorway at centre with loading door above. To right
of centre is C17 chamfered wooden doorframe, above and to the left of it is an
original 2-light chamfered wooden mullion window.
Interior: the cottage part has a fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel and well-
finished chamfered cross beams. Over the whole of the building the original roof
trusses survive consisting of straight principals with threaded purlins and curved
collars halved into the trusses.
Listing NGR: SS6329603007
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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