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Barn Approximately 4 Metres West of Higher Stiniel

A Grade II Listed Building in Chagford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6552 / 50°39'18"N

Longitude: -3.8319 / 3°49'55"W

OS Eastings: 270599

OS Northings: 85550

OS Grid: SX705855

Mapcode National: GBR QC.05CH

Mapcode Global: FRA 27VB.QYJ

Plus Code: 9C2RM549+36

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 4 Metres West of Higher Stiniel

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94565

Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Chagford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


4/34 Barn approximately 4 metres west of
- Higher Stiniel


Bank barn. Late C17 or early C18. Granite rubble with large dressed granite quoins;
thatch roof.
Small bank barn terraced into the hillslope above Higher Stiniel (q.v.). The ground
floor is a stable facing east and the first floor a barn facing west. The stable
front has a doorway with a low segmental head to right and slit window to left, and 2
small unglazed windows above serving the barn. There is a another similar doorway to
the stable in the right (northern) end. The barn is loaded by a doorway in the
western side and has ventilator slits each end. Roof is half-hipped each end.
Interior has plain carpentry detail including a 5-bay roof of A-frame trusses with
pegged lap-jointed collars.
This is a well preserved small bank barn and unusual as an agricultural building
which is still thatched. Furthermore Stiniel is an exceptionally picturesque
Dartmoor hamlet and the barn forms part of a group which includes 3 important listed
farmhouses; Higher Stiniel (q.v), Stinhall (q.v) and Stinhall Cottage (q.v).

Listing NGR: SX7059985550

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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