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Farm Building to North of Heathfield Down Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Aveton Gifford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3422 / 50°20'31"N

Longitude: -3.8558 / 3°51'20"W

OS Eastings: 268042

OS Northings: 50783

OS Grid: SX680507

Mapcode National: GBR QB.FZ4R

Mapcode Global: FRA 28T4.7NG

Entry Name: Farm Building to North of Heathfield Down Farmhouse

Listing Date: 28 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147896

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99457

Location: Aveton Gifford, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Aveton Gifford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Aveton Gifford St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 65 SE
(off north side)
Farm buildings to north
of Heathfield Down
Barn, stable, piggery or calf-house. Early C19. Rubble, slate roofs. An
L-plan unit with, at upper level, parallel with main farmhouse (q.v.) a 2-storey
barn, and at right angles, to the right, attached only at the corner, two
stopped lower blocks. The barn, set into the ground slope, has two 8-paned and
one 6-paned casements and 2 plank doors, all to brick segmental arches, at
ground level, and a loading door at first floor, towards the right; two rows of
pigeon openings at eaves. Each gable has square pitching hole, and back has
wide pair of plank doors set flush, at the upper level, here corresponding with
ground level. Stable, to right, has large plank door and a small square
opening; the left gable has pair of loading doors at the upper level. Remains
of small square stack to right gable. Two lights to back. Cobbled floor.
Small added lean-to at inner corner with barn. The third building has a hipped
bottom end, with small eaves stack and a 2-light casement to yard and towards
farmhouse. One large pair and 2 small plank doors to yard.

Listing NGR: SX6804250783

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

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