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Linhay Approximately 2.5 Metres North of Rocknell Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Burlescombe, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9418 / 50°56'30"N

Longitude: -3.3534 / 3°21'12"W

OS Eastings: 305008

OS Northings: 116695

OS Grid: ST050166

Mapcode National: GBR LP.NXZR

Mapcode Global: FRA 36VM.CCD

Plus Code: 9C2RWJRW+PJ

Entry Name: Linhay Approximately 2.5 Metres North of Rocknell Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95865

Location: Burlescombe, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Burlescombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Burlescombe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Linhay approximately 2.5 metres north of Rocknell Farmhouse


Linhay. Probably mid C19. Local chert stone rubble with larger, more carefully-
dressed, quoins; slate roof.
Plan and exterior description: an unusual form of linhay facing south-west onto the
farmyard and backing onto the road. It is open-fronted and 10 bays, each opening is
nearly full height with a segmental arch over. Some of the ground floor/cow byre
and tallet/hayloft openings now have plain plank doors. Roof is gable-ended.
Interior has plain carpentry detail including an A-frame truss roof with nailed lap-
jointed collars.

Listing NGR: ST0500816695

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