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Stables Immediately East of Lower Washbourne Barton, Ashprington

Description: Stables Immediately East of Lower Washbourne Barton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 100912

OS Grid Reference: SX8054655252
OS Grid Coordinates: 280546, 55252
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3850, -3.6816

Location: Ashprington, Devon TQ9 7UE

Locality: Ashprington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 7UE

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Listing Text

Stables immediately East
SX85NW of Lower Washbourne
6/2 Barton


Stable range and coachhouse with loft above. Circa 1830-40. Plastered stone
rubble. Corrugated iron hipped roof with deep eaves with shaped soffit
brackets. The left hipped end retains the slates.
Plan: Rectangular plan. Stables to the left with front entrance to the left
of centre and an integral coach-house to the right also with a front entrance;
a loft over both parts.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical front. 3 tall windows with segmented heads
and C20 cross mullion-transom window frames. Large coach-house doorway to the
right with a segmented head, the door missing; and a stable doorway to the
left of centre with a pair of engraved round arches above. All the openings
had plaster keystones. There is a very small loft window under the eaves to
the left of centre.
Interior: The stalls have been taken out. The roof has elm roof trusses.
A bell lying inside the stables is dated 1602 and has name Henry (Somster?).

Listing NGR: SX8054655252

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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