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Barn Approximately 5 Metres South East of Powlesland Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in South Tawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7487 / 50°44'55"N

Longitude: -3.8602 / 3°51'36"W

OS Eastings: 268861

OS Northings: 95992

OS Grid: SX688959

Mapcode National: GBR Q9.M448

Mapcode Global: FRA 27S3.KXQ

Plus Code: 9C2RP4XQ+FW

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 5 Metres South East of Powlesland Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94963

Location: South Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: South Tawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: South Tawton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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1/169 Barn approximately 5 metres
south-east of Powlesland Farmhouse


Barn. C16, enlarged in mid C17. Plastered cob on stone rubble footings;
corrugated iron roof, formerly thatch.
Plan and exterior description: threshing barn on an east-west axis. Large opposing
doorways to threshing floor north of centre. Both doorways contain late C19-early
C20 plank doors. Roof is hipped to south and gable-ended to north.
Interior is open from the ground to the roof. The northernmost truss is C16; a
face-pegged jointed cruck. The other 4 trusses are mid C17 A-frame trusses in which
the pegged lap-jointed collars have dovetail-shaped halvings.

Listing NGR: SX6886195992

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