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Byre Approximately 20 Metres South-West of Lower Corndon Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chagford, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6528 / 50°39'10"N

Longitude: -3.8515 / 3°51'5"W

OS Eastings: 269208

OS Northings: 85317

OS Grid: SX692853

Mapcode National: GBR QC.06C8

Mapcode Global: FRA 27TB.WX2

Entry Name: Byre Approximately 20 Metres South-West of Lower Corndon Cottage

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94580

Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Chagford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 68 NE CHAGFORD

3/49 Byre approximately 20 metres
- south-west of Lower Corndon Cottage
GV II

Byre. C17, reroofed in C20. Granite stone rubble with large roughly-dressed quoins;
corrugated iron roof (formerly thatch).
Plan and description: small byre with hayloft over and east gable-end front. This
contains 2 doorways, both containing plain C19 doors. Gable is clad with corrugated
iron which contains a C20 window. Hayloft loading hatch on right (north) side
towards the front. Roof is gable-ended.
Interior: the hayloft is carried on 2 neatly soffit-chamfered crossbeams resting on
granite corbels. Roof of C20 A-frame trusses but there is evidence of the original
roof. The foot of one raised cruck truss remains sitting on a granite corbel and the
other corbels remain.
For an agricultural building the surviving original carpentry is of unusually high
quality.


Listing NGR: SX6920885317

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