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Barn Immediately North of Compton Castle, Marldon

Description: Barn Immediately North of Compton Castle

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 100612

OS Grid Reference: SX8654064903
OS Grid Coordinates: 286540, 64903
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4729, -3.6002

Location: Castle Lane, Marldon, Devon TQ3 1TA

Locality: Marldon
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ3 1TA

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There is also a scheduled monument, Medieval Fortified House at Compton Castle, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


6/64 Barn immediately north
of Compton Castle

GV ll*

Barn. Circa Cl8. Stone rubble with dressed quoins. Thatched roof with gabled
and hipped ends and widely overhanging eaves on east side facing forecourt to
Compton Castle q.v. Central cart doors flanked by flat buttresses, two similar
buttresses to right flanking blocked cart entrances. Similar west side but cart
entrances not blocked. Some ventilation slits. C20 window and doors in south
end. Roof trusses are C20. Grade II* because of its proximity to Compton

Listing NGR: SX8654264901

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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