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Latitude: 50.6598 / 50°39'35"N
Longitude: -3.8612 / 3°51'40"W
OS Eastings: 268542
OS Northings: 86111
OS Grid: SX685861
Mapcode National: GBR Q9.SXHN
Mapcode Global: FRA 27SB.KJJ
Entry Name: Linhay and Stables Approximately 2 Metres North-East of Hole Farmhouse
Listing Date: 16 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106188
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94570
Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Chagford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 68 NE CHAGFORD
3/38 Linhay and stables approximately 2
- metres north-east of Hole Farmhouse
Linhay and stables. Late C17-early C18, probably parts are earlier. Granite stone
rubble including some massive blocks of roughly-dressed granite; corrugated iron roof
Plan: stables and linhay in a single block backing onto the lane and facing west onto
the farm courtyard. The stables take up a little more than half of it, on the left
side of a 2-bay linhay.
Exterior: the stable section contains a stable-type plank door to left of a fixed
pane window with glazing bars, both with probably early C20 joinery. The 2-bay
linhay was originally open-fronted. The tallet (hayloft) crossbeam is fixed to a
full height oak post, the head of which is curved and lap-jointed to the foot of the
roof truss. Front is now weather boarded and includes a C20 garage door. Rear wall
is blind. Roof is hipped each end.
Interior contains plain carpentry detail comprising roughly-chamfered crossbeams to
the hayloft and a 6-bay roof overall of A-frame trusses with pegged lap-jointed
collars. Stables contain C19 stalls.
This linhay and stables form part of a group of attractive farmbuildings, the best of
them listed, in the vicinity of an important Dartmoor longhouse, Hole Farmhouse
Listing NGR: SX6854286111
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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