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Bank Barn to North West of Boswell Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sidmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.704 / 50°42'14"N

Longitude: -3.2121 / 3°12'43"W

OS Eastings: 314504

OS Northings: 90078

OS Grid: SY145900

Mapcode National: GBR P9.G86R

Mapcode Global: FRA 4756.SKM

Entry Name: Bank Barn to North West of Boswell Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 May 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1228689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403355

Location: Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, EX10

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Sidmouth

Built-Up Area: Sidmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sidbury with Sidford

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

SY 19 SW
Bank Barn to NW of
Boswell Farmhouse

Bank barn. Early/mid C19, using timbers from earlier structure.
Weatherboard over timber frame; rear wall of local rubble;
gabled corrugated iron roof. PLAN: bank barn with threshing
floor above ground-floor cattle shed, open-fronted and facing
south into yard. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. South front has central
plank double doors above open-fronted ground floor divided into
5 bays by circular stone columns with plain abaci. INTERIOR:
similar row of columns back onto rear feeding passage. C19
timber framing with vertical studs of slight scantling and
diagonal braces, including some reused timbers to floor; 5-bay
late C17/early C18 collar-truss roof, with principal rafters
tenoned and pegged into thin C19 wall posts. An unusual example,
for this region, of a timber-framed farm building, the ground-
floor columns being a particularly distinctive design.

Listing NGR: SY1450490078

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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