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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
Entry Name: Barn Approximately 4 Metres West of Higher Stiniel
Listing Date: 16 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106185
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94565
Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Chagford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 78 NW CHAGFORD
4/34 Barn approximately 4 metres west of
- Higher Stiniel
Bank barn. Late C17 or early C18. Granite rubble with large dressed granite quoins;
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
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