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Bittleford Farmhouse, Including Shippon at Left Hand End

A Grade II Listed Building in Widecombe in the Moor, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5595 / 50°33'34"N

Longitude: -3.8287 / 3°49'43"W

OS Eastings: 270563

OS Northings: 74898

OS Grid: SX705748

Mapcode National: GBR QD.D06D

Mapcode Global: FRA 27WL.670

Entry Name: Bittleford Farmhouse, Including Shippon at Left Hand End

Listing Date: 23 August 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1241385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 440425

Location: Widecombe in the Moor, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Widecombe in the Moor

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Widecombe-in-the-Moor St Pancras

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

6/133 THE-MOOR
Bittleford Farmhouse, including
23.8.55 shippon at left-hand end


Farmhouse, possibly a former longhouse. Probably C17 or earlier; porch added 1705.
Shippon end rebuilt late C19 or early C20. Granite rubble; house-part covered with
roughcast. House covered with asbestos slates, shippon with real slates. 2 large
chimneystacks on ridge covered with roughcast; left-hand stack (probably backing on
to through-passage) with stone weatherings. Plan seems to have 4 domestic rooms to
right of through-passage. 2 storeys. 4-window front; all windows have C20 plastic
casements, except for C19 wood casement in upper storey of porch. Ground storey of
porch has moulded, round-arched granite doorway with 1705 RT carved in the
spandrels. Shippon to left is L-shaped; openings have segmental arches with well-
cut voussoirs. Loft door with gabled roof rising above eaves-line.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX7056374898

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

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