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Barn Approximately 20 Metres East of Dira Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8379 / 50°50'16"N

Longitude: -3.6357 / 3°38'8"W

OS Eastings: 284916

OS Northings: 105538

OS Grid: SS849055

Mapcode National: GBR L9.WJRT

Mapcode Global: FRA 368W.HD8

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 20 Metres East of Dira Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445111

Location: Sandford, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Sandford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1/176 Barn approx. 20m east of
Dira Farmhouse


Double barn. Probably late C17-early C18. Plastered cob on exposed rubble
footings; thatched roof. 2 barns set end to end each with central opposing full-
height double doors. West side, into farmyard, includes C19 rubble-built lean-to
out-shot at left end and C20 boarded lean-to outshot between 2 doors, and small door
at right end. Slight projecting midstrey walls to right barn but similar midstrey
walls to left barn only partly survive. Left barn door has strap hinges with fleur
de lys finials. Eaves are taken down over midstreys and central portion of wall
between. Roof half-hipped to left and gabled to right. To rear (east) both doors
have slight projecting midstrey walls. Each barn has 5-bay roof of A frames with
pegged lap-jointed collars and were formerly separated by now removed cob

Listing NGR: SS8491605538

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

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