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Shippon About 10 Metres South West of Higher Venton Farmhouse

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

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Latitude: 50.5702 / 50°34'12"N

Longitude: -3.8067 / 3°48'24"W

OS Eastings: 272154

OS Northings: 76049

OS Grid: SX721760

Mapcode National: GBR QD.CKTS

Mapcode Global: FRA 27XK.GSD

Plus Code: 9C2RH5CV+38

Entry Name: Shippon About 10 Metres South West of Higher Venton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242569

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442032

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

County: Devon

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

2/258 Shippon about 10 metres south-west
- of Higher Venton Farmhouse


Shippon. Probably C17 or C18. Granite rubble. Roof covered with corrugated iron.
Shippon occupies right-hand end; through-passage with wide opposing doors to left.
1 storey; the shippon lofted. The building has been added to the west end of an
earlier shippon (q.v.); its rear wall shows evidence of several building periods,
including a straight joint and a built-in round column.
Interior of shippon concreted. Roof-timbers C20.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX7215476049

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

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