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Range of Stables, Barns and Cart Sheds West of Courtgates Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymstock, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3447 / 50°20'40"N

Longitude: -4.092 / 4°5'31"W

OS Eastings: 251246

OS Northings: 51509

OS Grid: SX512515

Mapcode National: GBR NY.WQRJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 2894.5NG

Entry Name: Range of Stables, Barns and Cart Sheds West of Courtgates Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386414

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473800

Location: Plymouth, PL9

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plymstock Dunstone

Built-Up Area: Plymstock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX55SW STADDISCOMBE ROAD
740-1/8/610 (North side (off))
01/05/75 Plymstock, Staddiscombe
Range of Stables, Barns and Cart
Sheds west of Courtgates Farmhouse

GV II

Range of farm buildings including 2 threshing barns, shippon
with loft, pigsties and an implement or waggon shed. 1843
datestone with shield and initials ERPB to main barn but range
to left of this earlier and implement shed probably late C19.
Local rubble walls, some openings spanned by timber lintels, 2
openings of top barn spanned by elliptical arches of dressed
limestone; slurried scantle slate roofs to pigsties, otherwise
asbestos slate, mostly half-hipped roofs.
PLAN: overall a U-shaped plan partly enclosing a farmyard and
with their main openings facing into the yard: the 2 principal
barns are adjoining to right-hand corner, the pigsties as an
L-shaped plan in front; the shippon adjoining at lower level
to left of barns and with the implement shed in front of the
left-hand side.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey barns and shippon, otherwise single storey.
Threshing barns have central 1st-floor threshing and winnowing
doorways. Shippon has ventilation holes under the eaves,
1st-floor loading doorway left of centre and 5 ground-floor
doorways plus 1 small window under loading doorway; pigsties
have 5 doorways and implement shed has 3-bay open front
carried on wooden posts. Many old ledged doors and some old
windows.
INTERIOR: has original floors and roof structures where
inspected. This is an unusually complete range of farm
buildings.

Listing NGR: SX5124651509

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

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