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Linhay and Wall Approximately 28 Metres South East of Lanscombe Farm Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4625 / 50°27'45"N

Longitude: -3.5581 / 3°33'29"W

OS Eastings: 289503

OS Northings: 63681

OS Grid: SX895636

Mapcode National: GBR QT.Q9GW

Mapcode Global: FRA 37FT.X70

Plus Code: 9C2RFC7R+2P

Entry Name: Linhay and Wall Approximately 28 Metres South East of Lanscombe Farm Cottages

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206754

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390561

Location: Cockington with Chelston, Torbay, TQ2

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Cockington-with-Chelston

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cockington St George and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Cottage

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SX8963 COCKINGTON LANE, Cockington
885-1/16/360 (South West side)
10/01/75 Linhay and wall approx 28 metres
south-east of Lanscombe Farm
(Formerly Listed as:
Four outhouses to Lanscombe Farm, S
of Lanscombe Cottages, incl. Screen


Linhay and boundary wall to farmyard. Mid/late C19. Red
sandstone rubble with red brick dressings; gable-ended. Roman
tile roof.
PLAN: Built down the hillslope the linhay faces north west
onto the farmyard. Uphill (south-west) end has ramp to hayloft
loading hatch. Ground-floor front is open to the yard.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 4-bay front has open cowshed to yard with
timber lintel supported on brick piers with stone pillows.
Hayloft has large slit ventilators. Right (south-west) end has
ramp with stone parapet walls to large loading hatch doorway
with segmental arch head under louvred oculus. Left
(north-east) end has smaller loading hatch under similar
oculus to lane.
INTERIOR: Plain carpentry detail including roof of tie beam
trusses with queen struts.
Boundary wall: The north-east side of the farmyard is screened
from the lane by a stone rubble boundary wall which runs
between this linhay and the barn approx 12m south-east of
Lanscombe Farm Cottages (qv). The walls curve into the yard
for the gateway.
This handsome linhay with the other buildings of the farmyard
form part of an exceptionally attractive group of listed
buildings in the unspoilt village and the adjoining Cockington

Listing NGR: SX8950363681

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