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Barn and Shippon Range Immediately North West of Combeshead Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Diptford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.386 / 50°23'9"N

Longitude: -3.7667 / 3°46'0"W

OS Eastings: 274496

OS Northings: 55507

OS Grid: SX744555

Mapcode National: GBR QH.441Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 3800.SFH

Entry Name: Barn and Shippon Range Immediately North West of Combeshead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290254

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101119

Location: Diptford, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Diptford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Diptford St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


4/204 Barn and shippon range
immediately north west of
Combeshead Farmhouse


Barn and adjoining shippon. Circa early C19. Slate rubble. Grouted and
slurried scantle slate roof with gabled ends, the shippon roof has hipped end.
Plan: L-shaped plan; the rectangular barn built down the slope with the lower
end to left (south), and a loading door at the higher ground level at the
right end; higher ground level also at the rear.
Exterior: Wide barn doorway at centre of the front with corrugated iron
pentice canopy over and plank double doors. Projecting at front at right
angles at higher right end a shippon with 4 shippon doorways with segmental
stone arches (one blocked) and 2 loft doorways and 1 windows above. At the
higher ground level at the rear of the shippon a loading doorway to the hay
loft. In the end wall of the shippon a row of pigeon holes below the eaves.
At the lower left end of the barn a roofless derelict farm building. The
building is built on the solid slate bedrock on a steeply sloping site.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX7449655507

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

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