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Barn and Piggery Immediately South West of Creber Farmhouse, Diptford

Description: Barn and Piggery Immediately South West of Creber Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101128

OS Grid Reference: SX7393956016
OS Grid Coordinates: 273939, 56016
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3905, -3.7747

Location: Diptford, Devon TQ9 7NG

Locality: Diptford
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 7NG

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Listing Text

DIPTFORD
SX75NW Barn and piggery
4/213 immediately SW of creber
Farmhouse

GV II

Barn converted into a shippon with a piggery attached. Early C19 or
earlier and remodelled in circa mid C19. Slate rubble, rendered on the
west side. Slate roof with crow-stepped gable ends with slate coping.
Corrugated asbestos lean-to roof over piggery.
Plan: Long rectangular range, formerly a barn with a wide central doorway
converted into a shippon in circa mid C19 when the gable ends were
embattled and the piggery was added to the front right.
Exterior: The barn doorway at the centre is blocked and a smaller shippon
plank door inserted. Similar shippon door to left with ventilation slit
between and a loft door above. The ground is at higher level to right and
there is a wide doorway to the left in the right hand gable end. The lean-
to piggery added to the front right has a series of closely-spaced
doorways.
Interior: A feeding passage behind the cattle stalls. The roof has
scissor-braced nailed soft wood trusses.


Listing NGR: SX7393956016

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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