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Barn and Stables Approximately 15 Metres South of Fishley Barton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Tawstock, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.006 / 51°0'21"N

Longitude: -4.019 / 4°1'8"W

OS Eastings: 258445

OS Northings: 124894

OS Grid: SS584248

Mapcode National: GBR KS.JX9V

Mapcode Global: FRA 26GG.B2G

Entry Name: Barn and Stables Approximately 15 Metres South of Fishley Barton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261719

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436870

Location: Tawstock, North Devon, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Tawstock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Tawstock St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

TAWSTOCK
SS 52 SE
5/52 Barn and stables approximately 15
- metres south of Fishley Barton
Farmhouse

GV II

Barn and stables. Barn probably c. 1500, stables C17. Barn of stone rubble,
stables largely cob. Continuous corrugated asbestos roof with gable ends. Barn of
7 bays with off-centre opposing cart entrances. Stables rectangular on plan,
symmetrical.
Barn single storey, stables with loft over. Barn has projecting stone rubble
porches to opposing cart entrances. Deeply splayed ventilation slits at each end.
Portions of 3 of the 6 original trusses with short curved feet survive, 2 of the
trusses retain slightly cranked morticed and tenoned collars with 2 tiers of butt
purlins and clasped ridge purlin. The ends of a lower tier of cut away windbracing
survive to the front 2 upper end bays.
Stables have slatted window openings to each side of loft door over C17 heavy
chamfered door surround. Heavy chamfered ceiling beams supporting loft floor.


Listing NGR: SS5844524894

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

Description

TAWSTOCK
SS 52 SE
5/52 Barn and stables approximately 15
- metres south of Fishley Barton
Farmhouse

GV II

Barn and stables. Barn probably c. 1500, stables C17. Barn of stone rubble,
stables largely cob. Continuous corrugated asbestos roof with gable ends. Barn of
7 bays with off-centre opposing cart entrances. Stables rectangular on plan,
symmetrical.
Barn single storey, stables with loft over. Barn has projecting stone rubble
porches to opposing cart entrances. Deeply splayed ventilation slits at each end.
Portions of 3 of the 6 original trusses with short curved feet survive, 2 of the
trusses retain slightly cranked morticed and tenoned collars with 2 tiers of butt
purlins and clasped ridge purlin. The ends of a lower tier of cut away windbracing
survive to the front 2 upper end bays.
Stables have slatted window openings to each side of loft door over C17 heavy
chamfered door surround. Heavy chamfered ceiling beams supporting loft floor.


Listing NGR: SS5844524894

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