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Linhay and Shippon Approx 20M South-West of West Ford Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheriton Bishop, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7296 / 50°43'46"N

Longitude: -3.798 / 3°47'52"W

OS Eastings: 273198

OS Northings: 93761

OS Grid: SX731937

Mapcode National: GBR QF.7825

Mapcode Global: FRA 27Y4.S78

Plus Code: 9C2RP6H2+RQ

Entry Name: Linhay and Shippon Approx 20M South-West of West Ford Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105961

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95122

Location: Cheriton Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Cheriton Bishop

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cheriton Bishop St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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9/22 Linhay and shippon approx. 20m
south-west of West Ford Farmhouse


Linhay and adjoining shippon. Probably late C18: cob on rubble footings with some
C20 brick patching and timber frame; corrugated iron roof (formerly thatch). 2-
storeys facing farmyard to north. Roof is gabled (originally half-hipped) to left
and hipped to right. Right end is a 4-bay linhay with crossbeams of heavy
scantling resting on 2 granite orthostats and 1 tenoned into oak post. Posts to
hayloft carry A-frame trusses with pegged lap-jointed collars. Roof continued 3
bays over shippen with hayloft over. Door to left and central first floor loading
bay. First floor carried on reused late C16-early C17 moulded crossbeams with
cleaved roll stops.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX7319893761

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