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Latitude: 50.9707 / 50°58'14"N
Longitude: -3.8706 / 3°52'14"W
OS Eastings: 268755
OS Northings: 120698
OS Grid: SS687206
Mapcode National: GBR KZ.M58H
Mapcode Global: FRA 26SJ.V7Q
Plus Code: 9C2RX4CH+7Q
Entry Name: Shippon Immediately North North East of South Ash Farmhouse
Listing Date: 14 June 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1261714
English Heritage Legacy ID: 97351
Location: King's Nympton, North Devon, Devon, EX37
District: North Devon
Civil Parish: King's Nympton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Kingsnympton St James the Apostle
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
Tagged with: Cowshed
SS 62 SE
1/177 Barn immediately
north-north east of
South Ash Farmhouse
Barn, shippon and horse-engine house. Probably C18 with early
and laterC19 additions. Stone rubble,cob under eaves, patched
in concrete blocks. Corrugated iron half-hipped and hipped roofs.
Plan: Barn with central threshing floor, C19 horse-engine house
behind left end and circa early C19 shippon with loft above on
the left (north) end. The later C19 outshut on the right (south)
end has been partly rebuilt.
Exterior: Barn has central full-height cart entrance with
projecting stone jambs supporting eaves canopy, large raking
buttress on left and doorway on right with loft door above under
eaves. Shippon set back on left is built of cob on stone rubble
plinth and has ground floor and loft doorways in one full-height
opening; its left end wall has tall triangular opening. At the
right hand end the main roof is carried down as catslide over
outshut which is partly rebuilt in concrete blocks. At rear
central cart entrance with projecting jambs and open-sided
horse-engine house on right, its hipped roof supported on wooden
posts (some replaced).
Interior: Wood plank threshing floor. Roof has straight
principal rafters halved and pegged at apex and later lapped
collars. The engine house has lapped nailed collars, missing
beam and inserted wooden partition. The shippon has wooden
mangers and pitched stone floor.
Listing NGR: SS6875520698
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