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Barn Approximately 10m North East of Longbrook Farmhouse, West Alvington

Description: Barn Approximately 10m North East of Longbrook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100888

OS Grid Reference: SX7232543580
OS Grid Coordinates: 272325, 43580
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2783, -3.7932

Locality: West Alvington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3PU

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Listing Text

SX 74 SW
5/191 Barn approximately 10m. north east
of Longbrook Farmhouse

G. V. II

Farm building, probably barn, late C17 or early C18. Roughly coursed sletestone
rubble walls with layer of cob at the top. The roof is thatch with corrugated
iron over, hipped at the left-hand end, gabled to the right.
Plan: single room, rectangular. Single storey with loft.
Exterior: central opposing doorway on each elevation, wider at the front and with a leanto built in front of the left-hand side. The gable wall facing the road has a loading doorway and the apex is filled with rows of pigeon holes.
Interior: has rough beams and straight principal rafters morticed at the apex
with waney lapped collars.

Listing NGR: SX7232543580

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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