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Latitude: 50.8041 / 50°48'14"N
Longitude: -3.6057 / 3°36'20"W
OS Eastings: 286947
OS Northings: 101733
OS Grid: SS869017
Mapcode National: GBR LC.YLCF
Mapcode Global: FRA 36BZ.32N
Entry Name: Linhay Approximately 10 Metres South of Moor Farmhouse
Listing Date: 30 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107054
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96431
Location: Shobrooke, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Shobrooke
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Shobrooke St Swithin
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SHOBROOKE MOOR LANE
SS 80 SE
- Linhay approx 10 metres
south of Moor Farmhouse
Linhay. Probably late C17. Cob outer walls on rubble footings; oak and elm frame;
corrugated iron roof (formerly thatch). L-shaped linhay facing into courtyard to
north and west. East range of 6 bays and south of 4, with cob-walled stable in 5th
(end) bay. Timber posts and beams tied into rear cob walls and open on both
levels, except for some C20 breeze block walling in south wing. Roughly-squared
timbers of large scantling; the front posts, many resting on stone bases, slighly
jowled projections to give added support to first floor cross beams and have deep
slots at the top to clasp the trusses (A-frames with lap-jointed collars).
Construction is jointed and pegged together with many timbers have gouged
carpenter's assembly marks - either roman numerals or rows of semi-circles. The
projecting pent roof is C20 additional C20 wrought-iron weather vane on north
gable. A well-preserved early linhay.
Listing NGR: SS8694701733
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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