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Linhay Approximately 5 Metres North of Fuidge Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Spreyton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7356 / 50°44'8"N

Longitude: -3.8363 / 3°50'10"W

OS Eastings: 270511

OS Northings: 94492

OS Grid: SX705944

Mapcode National: GBR QB.V46L

Mapcode Global: FRA 27V4.H81

Plus Code: 9C2RP5P7+6F

Entry Name: Linhay Approximately 5 Metres North of Fuidge Manor

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95065

Location: Spreyton, West Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Spreyton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Spreyton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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5/297 Linhay approximately 5 metres
north of Fuidge Manor


Linhay, now converted to a calf house. Of or C18, reroofed in C19. Plastered cob
on stone rubble footings; corrugated iron roof, formerly thatch.
Plan and exterior description: originally an open fronted 8-bay linhay facing south-
west. Now the ground floor/cow byre section has been infilled with plastered
concrete blocks and the tallet/hayloft is weatherboarded. Nevertheless the original
structure (as renovated in the C19) is intact. The front ends of the crossbeams are
tenoned into full height posts, (Alcock's linhay type T1). The posts stand on tall
granite pads which were put there in the C19. The posts also cary the outer ends of
C19 replacement king post trusses. The roof is hipped both ends.

Listing NGR: SX7051194492

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