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Linhay Approximately 20 Metres West of Widhayes Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Uplowman, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9214 / 50°55'16"N

Longitude: -3.4191 / 3°25'8"W

OS Eastings: 300350

OS Northings: 114502

OS Grid: ST003145

Mapcode National: GBR LL.QCM0

Mapcode Global: FRA 36QN.XFG

Entry Name: Linhay Approximately 20 Metres West of Widhayes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 April 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106406

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96030

Location: Uplowman, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Uplowman

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Uplowman St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ST 01 SW
8/183
5.4.66

UPLOWMAN
Linhay approximately 20 metres west of Widhayes Farmhouse

GV
II*

Linhay. Mid C17. Local stone rubble; corrugated iron roof, formerly thatch. 11-
bay open-fronted linhay on a roughly north-south axis facing onto the farm courtyard
to east. The crossbeams carrying the tallet/hayloft floor are tusk-tenoned into
full height front posts standing on stone pads, (Alcock's linhay Type Tl). The oak
beams and posts are chamfered with scroll stops. The posts have a kind of hammer
beam arrangement to carry the outer principals of the A-frame truss roof with pegged
lap-jointed collars. Roof is hipped each end.
The high quality finish of this linhay distinguishes it from most other contemporary
in Devon. It also forms a group with Widhayes Farmhouse (q.v) and the other
farmbuildings here.

Listing NGR: ST0035014502

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

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