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Barn Approximately 11 Metres South of Wallon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Drewsteignton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6995 / 50°41'58"N

Longitude: -3.7378 / 3°44'15"W

OS Eastings: 277372

OS Northings: 90317

OS Grid: SX773903

Mapcode National: GBR QH.PCGS

Mapcode Global: FRA 3717.CN7

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 11 Metres South of Wallon House

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94869

Location: Drewsteignton, West Devon, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Drewsteignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Drewsteignton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


6/74 Barn approximately 11 metres south
of Wallon House


Barn. Late C16 - early C17, refurbished in late C17 - early C18. Cob on stone
rubble footings; corrugated iron roof (formerly thatch).
Plan and exterior description: tall threshing barn facing north-west. Tile original
front doorway is right (south-west) of centre and is flanked by short projecting
midstrey walls. It and the opposing rear doorway are now blocked. The present
doorway has been knocked through the front left of centre between pair of secondary
cob store rooms. Roof is hipped both ends.
Interior: is open to the 6-bay roof. The left 2 trusses are original side-pegged
jointed crucks with threaded purlins and an unusual double ridge. The other 3
trusses are late C17 - early C18 replacement A-frames with pegged lap-jointed
This is an unusually large barn for such an early date. It forms part of an
attractive group of listed farm buildings in front of Wallon House (q.v).

Listing NGR: SX7737290317

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