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Latitude: 50.4183 / 50°25'5"N
Longitude: -4.1475 / 4°8'50"W
OS Eastings: 247532
OS Northings: 59804
OS Grid: SX475598
Mapcode National: GBR R9G.00
Mapcode Global: FRA 276Y.80W
Plus Code: 9C2QCV93+82
Entry Name: Whitleigh Barn
Listing Date: 19 July 1983
Last Amended: 9 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1322014
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473555
Location: Plymouth, PL5
Electoral Ward/Division: Budshead
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX45NE LANCASTER GARDENS, Whiteleigh
740-1/5/868 (North side)
19/07/83 Whitleigh Barn
(Formerly Listed as:
LANCASTER GARDENS, Plymouth
Former bank barn. C16 or C17 with some C19 accretions.
Slatestone rubble with granite dressings; dry slate roofs, the
main part stepped up to the right and with hip on right;
cast-iron ogee gutters. Rectangular plan plus large porch to
centre of front and later lean-to at far right of front plus
lean-to at rear opposite.
EXTERIOR: single storey but floored probably in the C18 or
early C19 when extra windows with segmental rubble arches were
inserted to rear. Front has large central porch with large
original round-arched doorway with ball stops; later window
above; original outshut with small window to right of porch,
later outshut to left; 3 buttresses to main barn front left of
porch; window and altered doorway right of porch. Right-hand
return has large loading doorway from bank, now blocked. Left
hand return is buttressed and has enlarged central window over
window. Buttressed rear has 2 original chamfered slit
ventilators, now blocked.
INTERIOR: has C20 partitions; roof structure not inspected but
may be of interest.
A very early surviving farm building in this region, converted
from a conventional threshing barn into a bank barn in the
late C18/early C19.
Listing NGR: SX4753259804
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