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North Heasley Farmhouse and Shippon Adjoining to South West

A Grade II Listed Building in North Molton, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0835 / 51°5'0"N

Longitude: -3.8123 / 3°48'44"W

OS Eastings: 273155

OS Northings: 133134

OS Grid: SS731331

Mapcode National: GBR L2.D217

Mapcode Global: FRA 26X8.0MK

Entry Name: North Heasley Farmhouse and Shippon Adjoining to South West

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214329

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399108

Location: North Molton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: North Molton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Molton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 73 SW
10/169 North Heasley Farmhouse and shippon
- adjoining to south-west
Farmhouse and shippon. Early to mid C17 house, remodelled in the mid to late C19.
Probably late C18 early C19 shippon. Rendered, probably over stone rubble, with
gable-ended asbestos slate roof. C17 rendered stone square stacks with weatherings.
Stone rubble shippon with some cob on top of walls and gable-ended corrugated-iron
Plan and development: C17 three-room plan house, facing south-east. End rooms with
integral end stacks and small central unheated room with passage to rear. C17 two-
storey outshut to rear of centre and right-hand end, incorporating C17 staircase to
rear of central room. Right-hand room with entrance to right, probably formerly the
principal room. The C19 remodelling included fenestration and probably the raising
of the eaves. Shippon adjoining to left, probably a post C17 addition. Two storey
house with shippon of one storey and loft.
Exterior: Roughly-symmetrical front; mainly mid to late C19 two- and 3-light wooden
casements, with transoms to first floor and small panes to ground floor. C20 left
hand ground-floor window. C20 glazed door to right under C20 flat-roofed porch
between house and outbuilding (not included). Two-light staircase window to rear.
Front of shippon with half-height boarded door to left and C20 metal casement to
right; gable end to left has loft opening with wooden lintel.
Interior: Right-hand ground-floor room has C17 chamfered cross beam and wall beam
with scroll stops, and open stone fireplace with rebuilt jambs but retaining C17
chamfered wooden lintel with scroll stops. Left-hand ground-floor room with
longitudinal joists and fireplace with sandstone ashlar jambs and wooden lintel.

Listing NGR: SS7315533134

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