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Howards and Adjoining Linhay

A Grade II Listed Building in High Bickington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9671 / 50°58'1"N

Longitude: -3.9941 / 3°59'38"W

OS Eastings: 260072

OS Northings: 120520

OS Grid: SS600205

Mapcode National: GBR KT.M9ZM

Mapcode Global: FRA 26JK.7SP

Plus Code: 9C2RX284+R9

Entry Name: Howards and Adjoining Linhay

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326599

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91716

Location: High Bickington, Torridge, Devon, EX37

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: High Bickington

Built-Up Area: High Bickington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: High Bickington

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 60 20
15/101 Howards and adjoining linhay

House and adjoining linhay. Late C18 or early C19, remodelled in the early C20.
Rendered, probably over cob or stone rubble. Uncoursed stone rubble addition.
Welsh-slate roof, gabled-ended to right and hipped to left (formerly thatched).
Lean-to roof at rear, hipped to right-hand corner. Rendered end stack to right with
early C20 red brick top section and early C19 brick end stack to left. Linhay of
rendered cob with gable-ended C20 clay-tile roof.
Plan and development: Two-room central-entrance plan with external end stack to right
and integral end stack to left. Central staircase. Probably C19 two-storey lean-to
outshut at rear. Remodelled in the early C20. Parallel linhay at rear linked by
short section of wall at right-hand end. Rendered and reroofed in the early C20.
Two storeys.
Exterior: Symmetrical 3-bay front; early C20 glazing bar sashes, 16-pane to first
floor (each leaf of 4 x 2 panes) and tripartite to ground floor (consisting of
central 16-pane sash with side lights). First floor windows with louvred shutters.
Central door with 4 lower panels and 3 glazed upper panels, pegged chamfered wooden
frame and gabled lattice wooden porch with shaped barge boards. Right-hand side of
rear outshut has first-and ground-floor late C20 two-light wooden casements (in old
openings) that to ground floor with wooden lintel. Linhay at rear has 3-bay open
front with square piers. The short section of linhay wall has a boarded door with
chamfered wooden frame.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SS6007420522

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