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Latitude: 50.9308 / 50°55'50"N
Longitude: -3.4064 / 3°24'23"W
OS Eastings: 301259
OS Northings: 115537
OS Grid: ST012155
Mapcode National: GBR LM.PNTP
Mapcode Global: FRA 36RN.2QQ
Entry Name: Linhay and Stables Approximately 5 Metres North West of Uplowman Court Farmhouse
Listing Date: 17 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106408
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96036
Location: Uplowman, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
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
ST 01 NW
4/189 Linhay and stables approximately 5
- metres north-west of Uplowman
Linhay and stables. Maybe Cl7 origins, refurbished and partly rebuilt in the late
C18 - early C19. Stone rubble; slate roof.
Plan: an L-plan building. The main block is on a rough east-west axis facing south
onto the farmyard. It is adjoining but set slightly forward from the cider house
(q.v) to right (east) and contains a calf house with hayloft over to right and 5-bay
linhay to left. At the left (west) end the stable block projects forward at right
angles. It includes a 2-bay linhay in the return before the stables. There are
haylofts above it.
Exterior: in the main block the calf house has a doorway with an unglazed C19 2-
light window alongside to right. The open-fronted linhay is Alcocks Type T1 with
full height posts and the tallet/hayloft crossbeams tusk-tenoned into them. The
posts support the outer principals of late C18 - early C19 A-frame trusses. On the
return face the linhay section has been partly rebuilt with C20 concrete block
posts. The stables contain 2 doorways with hayloft loading hatch over. The roof is
Interior: has plain carpentry detail mostly described above. This linhay and
stables form part of a good group which includes Uplowman Court Farmhouse (q.v) and
the Church of St Peter (q.v.).
Listing NGR: ST0125915537
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