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Shippon and Barn About 15 Metres South East of Kingshead Farmhouse

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5837 / 50°35'1"N

Longitude: -3.8204 / 3°49'13"W

OS Eastings: 271220

OS Northings: 77578

OS Grid: SX712775

Mapcode National: GBR QD.BNB4

Mapcode Global: FRA 27WJ.9G5

Entry Name: Shippon and Barn About 15 Metres South East of Kingshead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441077

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

WIDECOMBE-IN-
SX 77 NW THE-MOOR
2/180 Shippon and barn about 15
- metres south-east of Kingshead
Farmhouse
GV II

Shippon and barn. Probably C18 or earlier; C20 additions at either side of
shippon, and on south-east side of barn. Granite rubble with roof covering of
corrugated iron. L-shaped, the long narrow shippon (with loft over) at right-angles
to the barn. Shippon has doorway with granite lintel in north-west gable-wall,
facing house; ventilation slit above. North-east wall has loft door with old
wrought-iron strap-hinges at right-hand end. Blocked ventilation slit to left of
it. 2 doors, 1 now blocked, in south-west wall. Barn has large doorway on south-
east side, with old plank double doors having wrought-iron strap-hinges. C20 plank
door with old hinges to loft in north-east gable-wall. Barn has old roof-trusses
with collars pegged to the faces of the principal rafters. Shippon has on the
cobbled floor against north-east wall, a line of feeding-trough stones with slots
for tethering-posts on top.


Listing NGR: SX7122077578

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

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