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Barn About 15m South of Whimington Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sampford Spiney, Devon

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Latitude: 50.524 / 50°31'26"N

Longitude: -4.0845 / 4°5'4"W

OS Eastings: 252339

OS Northings: 71432

OS Grid: SX523714

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.J6PP

Mapcode Global: FRA 27BP.2KW

Plus Code: 9C2QGWF8+J6

Entry Name: Barn About 15m South of Whimington Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94000

Location: Sampford Spiney, West Devon, Devon, PL20

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sampford Spiney

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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7/102 Barn about 15m south of Whimington
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Barn. Probably early C19 incorporating earlier building, with later alterations of
C20. Granite and slatestone rubble with slate and corrugated iron roof.
Irregular plan formed by accretion. Originally a rectangular building with central
front entry; launder to rear and millwheel may have caused rear entry to be closed.
Additions to front and side to left, 2-storey addition to front right.
Front has lean-to to left with roof extended from main pitch, and 2 front openings;
cart entry to main barn to right and 2-storey addition to right front. Right end at
higher ground level, loading door with timber lintel in gable end. Left end has door
in rear addition, 2 ventilation slits and window opening in main gable end and upper
2-light window with timber lintel. Rear has remains of launder for mill wheel,
socket for wheel in rear wall, lean-to addition to rear right.
Interior inside front left additon, doorway with timber lintel to barn; in barn,
central rear doorway with timber lintel leading to rear lean-to, 7-bay roof of C20;
low rubble partition to end 2 bays to left. Barn and stable (qv) form good group
with Whimington Farmhouse (qv) creating farm courtyard.

Listing NGR: SX5233971432

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