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Threshing Barn and Horse Engine House 5 Metres North-North-West of Buckland Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Braunton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1191 / 51°7'8"N

Longitude: -4.1681 / 4°10'5"W

OS Eastings: 248357

OS Northings: 137771

OS Grid: SS483377

Mapcode National: GBR KL.9V7R

Mapcode Global: VH3Q7.P4WF

Entry Name: Threshing Barn and Horse Engine House 5 Metres North-North-West of Buckland Manor House

Listing Date: 14 November 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98287

Location: Braunton, North Devon, Devon, EX33

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Braunton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Braunton St Brannock

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 4837-4937 BRAUNTON BRAUNTON

11/24 Threshing Barn and Horse Engine
- House 5 metres north-north-west
of Buckland Manor House

GV II*

Threshing Barn with attached Horse Engine House. 1712 by 2 datestones both
initialled H.I. at lower end. Rubble with pantiled roof, gabled upper end, hipped
at lower end. Rubble outshuts with pantiled lean-to roof added on both sides. 2
large double threshing doors at upper end, that to right retains original planking.
Six trusses with straight heavy principals survive with pegged collars and 2 tiers
of purlins.
Horse Engine House to rear with decagonal roof of small slates supported on tapering
rubble pillars, partially infilled on 7 sides with rubble walling circular in plan.
3 tiers of purlins between rafters, torched, with some replacement principals.
Complete massive gearing beam with horse-driven vertically shafted winding cog makes
this a rare and unusually complete survival.


Listing NGR: SS4835737771

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