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Description: Shippen Approximately 10 Metres North West of West Pitten Farmhouse
Date Listed: 29 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 100510
OS Grid Reference: SX5821854329
OS Grid Coordinates: 258218, 54329
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3717, -3.9951
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SX 55 SE YEALMPTON WEST PITTEN
29/3/60 Shippen approximately
10 metres north west of
West Pitten Farmhouse
Shippen now used as dairy. Circa C16/17 origin. Slate roof with granite quoins.
Corrugated iron roof with gabled end. Two storeys. Animal stalls on ground floor,
two with large wooden lintels, the other two have concrete lintels. At rear (north)
possibly reused round-arched granite doorway with stopped chamfer.
Loft with C20 door through eaves and small ventilation slit with granite jambs and
lintel. Front facing farmyard.
The original house was destroyed by fire and this shippen is one of a range of
contemporary farm buildings on three sides of a yard. The existing farmhouse on the
fourth (east) side was built circa late C19 or early C20 and occupies a site near
that of original house.
Listing NGR: SX5821854329
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Source: English Heritage
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