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Threshing Barn and Adjoining Horse Engine House About 10 Metres South West of Mornacott Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Nympton, Devon

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Latitude: 51.03 / 51°1'47"N

Longitude: -3.7634 / 3°45'48"W

OS Eastings: 276438

OS Northings: 127102

OS Grid: SS764271

Mapcode National: GBR L4.HGD4

Mapcode Global: FRA 360D.7NN

Plus Code: 9C3R26HP+XJ

Entry Name: Threshing Barn and Adjoining Horse Engine House About 10 Metres South West of Mornacott Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97545

Location: Bishop's Nympton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Bishop's Nympton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Nympton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/22 Threshing barn and adjoining horse
- engine house about 10 metres south
west of Mornacott Farmhouse

Threshing barn and adjoining horse engine house. Probably 1870s, and probably
contemporary with other farmbuildings at Mornacott. Stone rubble with a slate roof,
gabled at ends of barn, hipped at end of horse engine house.
Plan: Large rectangular bank barn with a threshing loft over a shippon. Contemporary
horse engine house in the centre on the north side with a canted north end.
Exterior: The south elevation, facing the yard, has 7 C19 doors and 4 windows on the
ground floor and 3 loft doors. The rear elevation is symmetrical with tall C19
paired doors to the threshing floor flanking the horse engine house and smaller C19
doors, one to the left and one to the right.
Interior: Threshing barn not inspected, the beam survives in the horse engine house.
Group value with Mornacott Farmhouse (q.v.) and other farmbuildings.

Listing NGR: SS7643827102

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