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Latitude: 51.0161 / 51°0'58"N
Longitude: -4.5037 / 4°30'13"W
OS Eastings: 224477
OS Northings: 127067
OS Grid: SS244270
Mapcode National: GBR K4.J6WW
Mapcode Global: FRA 16GF.F7Z
Entry Name: Malthouse Approximately 30 Metres East of Titchberry Farmhouse
Listing Date: 19 June 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165826
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91194
Location: Hartland, Torridge, Devon, EX39
Civil Parish: Hartland
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Hartland St Nectan
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 22 NW
1/127 Malthouse approximately 30 metres
east of East Titchberry Farmhouse
Outbuilding formerly malthouse. Probably second half of the C18. Stone rubble
walls. Slate roof gabled to left end and rear wing.
Plan: L-shaped plan. In north-east corner is the steeping tank partly built out at
the front and the kiln was probably situated next to it, open to the roof above.
The building is of 3 floors, the top and bottom ones used as malting floors and the
whole working on the Newark system,the central floor used for dressing and storing
the grain. In the C19 a new system was probably introduced whereby the upper floor
was used as storage space.
Exterior: 3 storeys. Long asymemtrical front with doorways towards left and right-
hand ends. Projection for steeping tank at left-hand end with slate roof and small
opening. Window opening beyond right-hand doorway and stone steps to its left
leading to first floor doorway. Large blocked opening to its right and smaller one
towards left-hand end. To left of centre below eaves is a loading hatch. 2 wood
framed dormers to 2nd floor with hipped slate roofs and in right-hand end wall are 2
window openings with wing projecting to rear.
Interior: the top and bottom floors are covered with gypsum for grain malting
Source: National Trust Vernacular Buildings Survey Devon Regional Office.
Listing NGR: SS2447727067
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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