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Bank Barn and Attached Horse Engine House Approximately 20 Metres West of Barton Town Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Challacombe, Devon

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Latitude: 51.149 / 51°8'56"N

Longitude: -3.889 / 3°53'20"W

OS Eastings: 267975

OS Northings: 140555

OS Grid: SS679405

Mapcode National: GBR KZ.7SQL

Mapcode Global: VH4MN.JDX1

Entry Name: Bank Barn and Attached Horse Engine House Approximately 20 Metres West of Barton Town Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98551

Location: Challacombe, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Challacombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Challacombe Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 64 SE
2/72 Bank Barn and attached horse-
engine house approximately 20
metres west of Barton Town


Large bank barn and attached horse-engine house. Mid C19. Rubble stone with brick
dressings to the openings. Slate roof with gable ends. Rectangular on plan with
horse-engine house attached at right angles to rear. 2-storeyed frontage, built
into bank with first floor rear access. 2 winnowing doors to each side of square
opening with brick lintels. Row of 12 pigeon holes above 6 ground floor doorways,
4 blocked with inserted horizontal pivot casements, 2 with plank stable doors.
Polygonal horse-engine house to rear with tapering pillars. External stone steps
to loft door to right and cambered brick arch to double plank doors to left with
projecting rubble piers.

Listing NGR: SS6797540555

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

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