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Barn South West of Shiphay Manor (Shiphay Manor Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4749 / 50°28'29"N

Longitude: -3.5568 / 3°33'24"W

OS Eastings: 289624

OS Northings: 65057

OS Grid: SX896650

Mapcode National: GBR QT.PHSW

Mapcode Global: FRA 37FS.XT7

Plus Code: 9C2RFCFV+X7

Entry Name: Barn South West of Shiphay Manor (Shiphay Manor Not Included)

Listing Date: 14 February 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390797

Location: Shiphay, 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: Shiphay Collaton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


885-1/9/420 (South side)
14/02/72 Barn south-west of Shiphay Manor
(Shiphay Manor not included)


Barn and adjoining outbuilding. Barn late C15/C16; outbuilding
probably C19. Local grey limestone rubble, barn with local red
sandstone dressings; outbuildings with corrugated-iron roof.
PLAN: Barn on a west east axis, probably originally 7 bays (8
slots for loft crossbeams) with a small doorway on the north
side. Opposed south doorway ruinous but possibly larger at one
time. Loft loading door in west end. Outbuilding adjoins at
west end with 2 doorways on north side.
EXTERIOR: Roofless barn has approximately central
segmental-headed chamfered doorway on the north side and 3
ventilation slits; 2 ventilation slits on the south wall, all
deeply-splayed. Segmental-headed chamfered loft loading door
in west end. The south doorway has evidence of infill with
splayed sides, reducing the opening.
INTERIOR: The crossbeam slots have stone pads projecting from
them. Chamfered stone wall plate. A C19 or early C20 drive
shaft with 2 wheels is fixed to the east end wall of the barn
on cast-iron brackets. The remains of the original roof has
been stored in the adjoining outbuilding. The trusses have
short curved feet with tenons for pegging into a timber wall
plate; mortised collars and threaded purlins. Several
principal rafters survive; common rafters. The outbuilding has
4 pegged A-frame trusses, heavily repaired and augmented with
later timbers. The A-frames have butt collars; original
purlins, rafters and ridge are missing.

Listing NGR: SX8961765060

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