History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Ash House Circa 5 Metres East of Wiston Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Knowstone, Devon

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9928 / 50°59'34"N

Longitude: -3.6372 / 3°38'13"W

OS Eastings: 285196

OS Northings: 122769

OS Grid: SS851227

Mapcode National: GBR L9.KQF0

Mapcode Global: FRA 368H.8TN

Entry Name: Ash House Circa 5 Metres East of Wiston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 97373

Location: Knowstone, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Knowstone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Knowstone St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Find accommodation in
East Anstey

Listing Text

KNOWSTONE
SS 82 SE
4/22 Ash house circa 5 metres east of
- Wiston Farmhouse
GV II
Ash-house. Probably C18. Unrendered cob on low stone rubble plinth. Slate roof
with gable ends.
The ash-house is virtually square on plan, with a central doorway with timber lintel
on the west side, and allow raking hole with a peaked head cut through the plinth
and base of the cob at the right gable end. Single storey, but of sufficient height
to carry a low loft.
The ash-house is situated in the north-east corner of the orchard to the front of
Wiston farmhouse. The ash was stored primarily for use as a fertilizer for mangold
crops for feeding sheep.


Listing NGR: SS8519622769

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.