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Latitude: 50.3543 / 50°21'15"N
Longitude: -3.6679 / 3°40'4"W
OS Eastings: 281439
OS Northings: 51820
OS Grid: SX814518
Mapcode National: GBR QM.Z5BS
Mapcode Global: FRA 3863.8V6
Entry Name: Boathouse or Icehouse About 260 Metres West North West of Oldstone
Listing Date: 25 March 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108017
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99803
Location: Blackawton, South Hams, Devon, TQ9
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Blackawton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Blackawton St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
Boathouse or Icehouse
2/12 about 260 metres west
north west of Oldstone
Boathouse or icehouse. Probably late C18. Stone rubble. Single cell
cruciform - like on plan set into a bank overlooking fish ponds in
Quarryhead Wood. The front wall is slate rubble with a large round arch
opening, the head of the outer arch has collapsed.
Interior: Barrel-vaulted roof, of the back the vaulted recess is narrower
farming a cruciform - like plan. The floor is slate bedrock.
It might have been an icehouse but the opening at the front is rather large
and the 1906 OS map marks it as a boathouse.
Listing NGR: SX8143951820
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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